- Also called lob.
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How to use lobworm in a sentence
Technically described by a fisherman, this knocker is said to be "a lobworm of buxom proportions dangling from a hook."Chats on Old Copper and Brass | Fred. W. Burgess
The earth-worm, the lobworm, the nereis, and the leech belong to this division.
A large lobworm, however, as every one knows, is a very attractive bait for any kind of fresh-water fish except pike.A Cotswold Village | J. Arthur Gibbs
Finding a large lobworm, I picked it up and gave it to one of them.A Cotswold Village | J. Arthur Gibbs
British Dictionary definitions for lobworm
another name for lugworm Sometimes shortened to: lob
a large earthworm used as bait in fishing
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