goby

noun go·by \ ˈgō-bē \

Definition of goby

plural gobies also goby
:any of numerous spiny-finned fishes (family Gobiidae) that usually have the pelvic fins united to form a ventral sucking disk

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Origin and Etymology of goby

Latin gobius gudgeon, from Greek kōbios


go by

verb

Definition of go by

intransitive verb
:pass 3b
  • as time goes by

First Known Use of go by

1508


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