Friday, December 02, 2011
Definitions for bobbery
- A disturbance or a brawl.
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Citations for bobbery
“Allow me, Mr. Ivolgin,” Ippolit suddenly interrupted, irritably, “what's all this bobbery for, if I may ask...”
Kicked up the most delightful bobbery that had ever been witnessed!
Origin of bobbery
Bobbery, unexpectedly, is from the Hindu phrase bap re meaning “O father!” It was first recorded in print in 1816 in The Grand Master.