noun, plural hob·bies.
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noun, plural hob·bies.
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Example sentences from the Web for hobby
To come up with an experimental platform that might provide some answers, Irvine drew on one of his hobbies.An Unexpected Twist Lights Up the Secrets of Turbulence|David H. Freedman|September 3, 2020|Quanta Magazine
It’s not the hobby, it’s the people who do the hobby who make the tribe.Why do we miss the rituals put on hold by the COVID-19 pandemic?|Sujata Gupta|August 14, 2020|Science News
When asked about her hobbies outside of politics, she immediately mentions spending time with her kids, although she laughs uproariously while adding that “it’s sometimes hard to make time, which makes me probably like every other mom ever.”
Since coronavirus upended consumer behavior — people’s life, hobbies, what they care about, who they are with, is all in flux — advertisers are groping for information on new and existing audiences.Reducing cookie reliance, The Telegraph rolls out ways to share data directly with advertisers|Lucinda Southern|July 8, 2020|Digiday
My other hobby is that in the spring of 2019 I got into weightlifting, which is not a sentence that I ever expected myself to say.Weight lifting is this planetary scientist’s pastime|Bryn Nelson|March 10, 2020|Science News For Students
While the Hobby Lobby decision may have lost its cultural appeal, it still carries weight in the federal court system.
They are for corporations like Hobby Lobby, and vast hospital networks, and, yes, adoption agencies.Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around|Jay Michaelson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the wake of Hobby Lobby, activist lawyers are getting busy too.Catholic Church: Religious Freedom Trumps Civil Rights|Jay Michaelson|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Remember, corporations have religious consciences now, thanks to Hobby Lobby.
On March 25, I stood in line outside the Supreme Court, waiting to get into the Hobby Lobby oral argument.
He can usually satisfy his hobby, too, for most travellers steer clear of the berth.Pitching in a Pinch|Christy Mathewson
Josh admitted that it did look tempting; and later on the entire party agreed that Nick had profited by his hobby.Motor Boat Boys on the Great Lakes|Louis Arundel
But, on the other hand, he indulged himself in his hobby for raising prize cattle for the local Mlas.Banked Fires|E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi
Her hobby was curio-collecting, and she lived in perpetual dread of having her treasures stolen.Chatterbox, 1906|Various
It was his hobby, and he prided himself especially upon his character as a man of business.The Young Duke|Benjamin Disraeli