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Dobbs Ferry

[dobz] /dɒbz/
a town in SE New York. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Dobbs Ferry is now at hand, named after an old Swedish ferryman.

    The Hudson Wallace Bruce
  • It stands at Dobbs Ferry, set in a grove of pines, with a garden about it, and a box hedge that shuts it from the road.

    Captain Macklin Richard Harding Davis
  • On leaving Hastings he should keep to the left and run into Dobbs Ferry, a half-mile distant.

  • Nevertheless, a short stop may be made at Yonkers and another at Dobbs Ferry, which roughly divides the journey into three parts.

  • The lines were received with hearty appreciation by all save Dobbs Ferry, who looked a trifle gloomy.

    The Dreamers John Kendrick Bangs

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