stob

noun
\ ˈstäb How to pronounce stob (audio) \

Definition of stob

chiefly dialectal
: stake, post

First Known Use of stob

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stob

Middle English, stump; akin to Middle English stubb stub

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“Stob.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stob. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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