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Hobbs

[hobz] /hɒbz/
noun
1.
a city in New Mexico.
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  • Was the girl who appeared at the gate of Hobbs' Lodge described to you?

    Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • There's where our advantage lies—in having only Hobbs to deal with.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • He's doing it now: there's Hobbs in the next car, for proof.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • Hobbs had seemed more of the craven type which Stryker graced so conspicuously.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • The Hobbs cub who was my vestiare was handing me our evening paper.

    Ruggles of Red Gap Harry Leon Wilson
  • Then she remembered Mrs. Hobbs' parting command and stopped, hesitating.

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Mrs. Hobbs answered the knock at the door—she invited them in.

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Mrs. Hobbs departed, outraged dignity in her walk and manner.

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Mrs. Hobbs says she is a perfect slave when she has to work hard.

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
British Dictionary definitions for Hobbs

Hobbs

/hɒbz/
noun
1.
Sir John Berry, known as Jack Hobbs. 1882–1963, English cricketer: scored 197 centuries
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