noun, plural bob·ber·ies.
- bobadilla, francisco de,
- bobbin and fly frame,
- bobbin and joan,
- bobbin lace
Origin of bobbery
Examples from the Web for bobbery
This mongrel collection is known as 'the Bobbery Pack,' and forms a certain adjunct to every assistant's bungalow in the district.Sport and Work on the Nepaul Frontier|James Inglis
Skunks will often prove a great bother, as they take all kinds of bait and kick up no end of a "bobbery" when caught.Fox Trapping|A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding
I durst not ask either father or mother after the bobbery we've had.Olla Podrida|Frederick Marryat
The latter was the individual who fell, who played the copperhead in Eden, and has been kicking up such a bobbery ever since.
The tall fellow denied it, and there was a devil of a bobbery.Jacob Faithful|Captain Frederick Marryat