gobby

[gob-ee]
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adjective, gob·bi·er, gob·bi·est. Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.


Nearby words

  1. gobbi,
  2. gobble,
  3. gobbledegook,
  4. gobbledygook,
  5. gobbler,
  6. gobelin,
  7. gobi,
  8. gobi burin,
  9. gobian,
  10. gobind singh

Origin of gobby

of uncertain origin

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Examples from the Web for gobby

  • A slimy, gobby shellfish which civilization gives men the hardihood to eat without removing its entrails!

    The Devil's Dictionary|Ambrose Bierce


British Dictionary definitions for gobby

gobby

adjective -bier or -biest

informal loudmouthed and offensive
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