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hobnob

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hobnob

  1. 1 to come or be together as friends <those two have been hobnobbing together since freshman year> Synonyms chum, company, consociate, consort, fraternize, hang (around or out), associate, hook up, mess around, pal (around), run, sort, travelRelated Words affiliate, ally, attach, band, bond, club, collaborate, collude, confederate, conjoin, connect, cooperate, couple, gang, get along, get on, group, interrelate, join, knot, league, link, mingle, mix, rally, relate, side, socialize, team, tie, wed; befriend, friendNear Antonyms avoid, cold-shoulder, shun, snub; alienate, estrange; break up, disband, disperse, split (up); disjoin, dissociate, disunite, divorce, sever, split, sunder

  2. 2 to take part in social activities <spent some time hobnobbing with the rich and famous while in Los Angeles> Synonyms associate, fraternize, go out, socialize, mingle, mix, step outRelated Words carouse, party, revel; circulateNear Antonyms avoid, eschew, shun; slight, snub




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