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bob

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to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument

  • bobbed her waist-length hair herself on her 18th birthday
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bob

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1 to make short up-and-down movements

  • a family of ducks bobbing on the water
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2 to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner

  • he playfully bobbed his brother on the nose to get his attention
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hang one on


bob

noun , Scottish

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a bunch of flowers

  • the lassie carried only a little bob on her wedding day
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