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(Entry 1 of 3)

1 a small uneven mass
  • grabbed a gob of clay from the block and threw it on the pottery wheel

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2 gobs plural a considerable amount
  • has gobs of money

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chiefly British

Synonyms of gob (Entry 2 of 3)

the opening through which food passes into the body of an animal
  • he threatened the yob with a punch in the gob if he didn't stop insulting everyone

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one who operates or navigates a seagoing vessel
  • avast, ye gobs, and haul anchor!

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The first known use of gob was in the 14th century

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“Gob.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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