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bob for apples

Definition of bob for apples

  1. :  to play a children's game in which one tries to grab floating or hanging apples with one's teeth



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to strike with a quick light blow :  rap

    :  to move up and down in a short quick movement

    :  to polish with a bob :  buff

  1. :  a short quick down-and-up motion

    :  any of several folk dances

    :  a blow or tap especially with the fist

  1. :  deceive, cheat

    :  to take by fraud :  filch

  1. :  bunch, cluster

    :  nosegay

    :  a knob, knot, twist, or curl especially of ribbons, yarn, or hair

  1. :  to cut shorter :  crop

    :  to cut (hair) in the style of a bob

  1. :  shilling

  1. :  bobsled

appleplay apples
  1. :  the fleshy usually rounded red, yellow, or green edible pome fruit of a usually cultivated tree (genus Malus) of the rose family

    :  an apple tree — compare crab apple

    :  a fruit (as a star apple) or other vegetative growth (as an oak apple) suggestive of an apple


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