and Bob's your uncle

Definition of and Bob's your uncle

British, informal

  1. —used to say that something is easy to do or use Just complete the form, pay the fee, and Bob's your uncle!

Word by Word Definitions

bobplay Bob
  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

yourplay
  1. :  of or relating to you or yourself or yourselves especially as possessor or possessors , agent or agents , or object or objects of an action

    :  of or relating to one or oneself

    : used with little or no meaning almost as an equivalent to the definite article the

uncleplay
  1. :  the brother of one's father or mother

    :  the husband of one's aunt or uncle

    :  one who helps, advises, or encourages


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