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Related to blubbering: whimper, sobbing
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Actually, did I ever tell you that one of the highlights of my journalistic career thus far was when, upon interviewing Campbell several years ago, the be-tanned septuagenarian warbler began singing said sad song down the phone to me, almost reducing me to a blubbering wreck on the spot.
And I realized, it's a little psychoanalyst here, but I'm afraid it's because if I really tell you how I feel I'm gonna turn into a blubbering idiot.
You'll find out before it reaches its blubbering end.
Sun-done, swollen, blubbering families with hail damaged legs.
I watched the Champions League Final,but what was all that about with "hard man" John Terry, blubbering and wailing at the end, like a little kid who had his sweets takenA off him.
It's the only version where I end up a blubbering wreck as his voice soars at the end.
All he did was keep rolling and not give me any direction until I was blubbering," Ruffalo recalls of his first day on the meticulously re-created set.
By blubbering--he hates blubbering even worse than whining--I got him to hang up without pinning me down.
I am just saying you can be grateful without turning into a blubbering wreck and thanking everyone you have ever known as if it was your last day on Earth' - Actor Sir Anthony Hopkins on the 'melodramatics' at the Oscar awards ceremony.