noun Chiefly South Midland U.S.

a post, stump, or stake.

Origin of stob

1275–1325; Middle English; variant of stub1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for stob



Scot, Northern English and US dialect a post or stump

Word Origin for stob

C14: variant of stub
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