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cobber

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noun cob·ber \ˈkȯ-bər\

Simple Definition of cobber

  • : a male friend

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cobber

Australian & New Zealand

  1. :  buddy

Examples of cobber in a sentence

  1. remembering his mates and cobbers back home



Origin and Etymology of cobber

perhaps from British dial (Suffolk) cob to take a liking to someone


First Known Use: 1893


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