Thesaurus

lob

verb

Synonyms of lob

to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • he lightly lobbed the errant ball over the fence to the waiting schoolboy

Synonyms for lob

Words Related to lob

Phrases Synonymous with lob

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About lob

Thesaurus Entries Near lob

loaves

lob

lobbed

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Lob.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lob. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on lob

Nglish: Translation of lob for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of lob for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about lob

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!