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Meaning of GOB

Pronunciation:  gâb

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  informal terms for the mouth
  2. [n]  (British) a lump of slimey stuff; "a gob of phlegm"
  3. [n]  a man who serves as a sailor

GOB is a 3 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: cakehole, hole, Jack, Jack-tar, mariner, maw, old salt, sea dog, seafarer, seaman, tar, trap, yap
 See Also: able seaman, able-bodied seaman, ball, bargee, bargeman, boatswain, bo's'n, bos'n, bosun, bo'sun, chunk, clod, clump, crewman, deckhand, glob, helmsman, lighterman, lump, mouth, officer, oral cavity, oral fissure, pilot, rima oris, roustabout, sailor, sea lawyer, ship's officer, steerer, steersman, whaler



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Gob\ (g[o^]b), n. [Cf. {Goaf}.] (Mining)
    Same as {Goaf}.
  2. \Gob\, n. [OF. gob morsel; cf. F. gobe, gobbe, a poisoned
    morsel, poison ball, gobet a piece swallowed, gober to
    swallow greedily and without tasting; cf. Gael. & Ir. gob
    mouth, snout, W. gwp a bird's head and neck. Cf. {Gobble},
    {Job}, n.]
    1. A little mass or collection; a small quantity; a mouthful.
       [Low] --L'Estrange.
    2. The mouth. [Prov. Eng.or Low] --Wright.
Easton Bible Dictionary

a pit, a place mentioned in 2 Sam. 21:18, 19; called also Gezer, in 1 Chr. 20:4.

 Definition:  cistern; grasshopper
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