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Meaning of GOBBET

Pronunciation:  'gâbit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a lump or chunk of raw meat
 

GOBBET is a 6 letter word that starts with G.

 

 See Also: raw meat

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Gob"bet\, n. [OE. & F. gobet. See 2d {Gob}.]
    A mouthful; a lump; a small piece. --Spenser.
    
          [He] had broken the stocks to small gobbets. --Wyclif.
    
    
  2. \Gob"bet\, v. t.
    To swallow greedily; to swallow in gobbets. [Low]
    --L'Estrange.
    
    
 
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