cobber

noun
cob·​ber | \ ˈkȯ-bər How to pronounce cobber (audio) \

Definition of cobber

Australia and New Zealand

Examples of cobber in a Sentence

remembering his mates and cobbers back home

First Known Use of cobber

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cobber

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

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The first known use of cobber was in 1893

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“Cobber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cobber. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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cobber

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English Language Learners Definition of cobber

Australia + New Zealand, informal : a male friend

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