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hobbit

noun hob·bit \ˈhä-bət\

Definition of HOBBIT

:  a member of a fictitious peaceful and genial race of small humanlike creatures that dwell underground
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Origin of HOBBIT

coined by J.R.R. Tolkien
First Known Use: 1937

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