Origin of gob-stopper
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How to use gob-stopper in a sentence
“After Gob, I felt like there were a lot of jobs that I took where people wanted me to emulate or copy that performance,” he says.Will Arnett on ‘The Millers,’ ‘Arrested Development,’ and More|Jason Lynch|October 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For the record, the best three episodes deal with Gob, Tobias, and Buster, and it's not even close.
We decided to do some hitchhiking or become what the locals called an “auto-stopper.”
Spill stopper This is a silicone lid that sits on top of your pots and prevents them from boiling over.
First, it's a conversation stopper, especially in the United States.Show, Don't Tell: Why the Apartheid Analogy Falls Flat|Hussein Ibish|March 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When we lift the stopper the fluid for a moment falls straight down through the opening.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
It is so heavy that an ordinary cork would soon be forced out by it, therefore an iron stopper must be screwed in.
If live grasshoppers, or similar bait, is desired the cork can be used unnotched to form a watertight stopper.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
Not infrequently one end of the handle terminated in a tobacco stopper.Chats on Household Curios|Fred W. Burgess
If a stopper is used, the workman must see that it is taken out.Elements of Plumbing|Samuel Dibble