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Meaning of MOB

Pronunciation:  mâb

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a disorderly crowd of people
  2. [n]  an association of criminals; "police tried to break up the gang"; "a pack of thieves"
  3. [n]  a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities
  4. [adj]  characteristic of a mob; disorderly or lawless; "mob rule"; "fanned mounting tension into mobbish terrorizing"; "moblike mentality"
  5. [v]  press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the auditorium"

MOB is a 3 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: disorderly, gang, jam, mobbish, moblike, pack, pack, pile, rabble, ring, rout, syndicate, throng
 See Also: association, Cosa Nostra, crowd, crowd, crowd together, gangdom, gangland, gangster, lynch mob, Maffia, Mafia, mobster, nest, organized crime, youth gang



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Mob\, n. [See {Mobcap}.]
    A mobcap. --Goldsmith.
  2. \Mob\, v. t.
    To wrap up in, or cover with, a cowl. [R.]
  3. \Mob\, n. [L. mobile vulgus, the movable common people. See
    {Mobile}, n.]
    1. The lower classes of a community; the populace, or the
       lowest part of it.
             A cluster of mob were making themselves merry with
             their betters.                        --Addison.
    2. Hence: A throng; a rabble; esp., an unlawful or riotous
       assembly; a disorderly crowd.
             The mob of gentlemen who wrote with ease. --Pope.
             Had every Athenian citizen been a Socrates, every
             Athenian assembly would still have been a mob.
             Confused by brainless mobs.           --Tennyson.
    {Mob law}, law administered by the mob; lynch law.
    {Swell mob}, well dressed thieves and swindlers, regarded
       collectively. [Slang] --Dickens.
  4. \Mob\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mobbed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    To crowd about, as a mob, and attack or annoy; as, to mob a
    house or a person.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a mob in your dream, represents chaos and disorganization. Your are experiencing a conflict in ideas and interest. It is time to be more assertive and take control of your life.
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