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1. bob

verb. ['ˈbɑːb'] move up and down repeatedly.

Synonyms

  • bob about
  • dabble
  • move

Antonyms

  • dress up
  • dress down
  • uglify
  • informal

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Rhymes with Bob

  • punjab
  • miserables
  • throb
  • swab
  • stobbe
  • staab
  • snob
  • slob
  • schwab
  • prob
  • krob
  • grob
  • glob
  • glaab
  • blob
  • wobbe
  • sob
  • schaab
  • saab
  • robbe
  • robb
  • rob
  • raabe
  • raab
  • nobbe
  • naab
  • mob
  • lobb
  • lob
  • knobbe

How do you pronounce bob?

Pronounce bob as bɑb.

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Sentences with bob


1. Verb, base form
The parakeet will often bob his head up and down to show his pleasure.

Quotes about bob


1. I think in my case, I had no choice but to have a good sense of humor. I grew up with my dad, Danny Thomas, and George Burns and Bob Hope and Milton Berle and Sid Caesar and all those guys were at our house all the time and telling jokes and making each other laugh.
- Marlo Thomas

2. I would never know how good I was if I didn't have Bob Arum. Bob Arum is white, Jewish; He was working for prosecutor's office. I'm black, an ex-convict, ex-number runner. Who would be most likely to succeed? It would be Bob 100-1. Yet I beat Bob on everything we ever done, with love.
- Don King

3. Bob Dole used to be really funny. Barney Frank can be kind of funny. Bob Kerrey has a good sense of humor.
- Al Franken

2. bob

noun. ['ˈbɑːb'] a short abrupt inclination (as of the head).

Synonyms

  • inclination

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • avoid

3. bob

verb. ['ˈbɑːb'] remove or shorten the tail of an animal.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • tail

Antonyms

  • underdress
  • undress
  • overdress

4. bob

verb. ['ˈbɑːb'] make a curtsy; usually done only by girls and women; as a sign of respect.

Synonyms

  • curtsy
  • recognize
  • bow
  • recognise
  • greet

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • disorganise
  • disorganize
  • disagree

5. bob

noun. ['ˈbɑːb'] a small float usually made of cork; attached to a fishing line.

Synonyms

  • fishing rig
  • bobfloat
  • fishing gear
  • bobber
  • fishing tackle
  • rig
  • tackle
  • float

Antonyms

  • sink
  • roughen
  • light
  • lightness

6. bob

verb. ['ˈbɑːb'] cut hair in the style of a bob.

Synonyms

  • coiffe
  • coiffure
  • arrange
  • dress
  • do
  • coif

Antonyms

  • unsettled
  • unready
  • disarranged
  • soft

7. bob

noun. ['ˈbɑːb'] a former monetary unit in Great Britain.

Synonyms

  • British shilling
  • shilling
  • cent

Antonyms

  • winterize
  • summerize
  • ascend
  • rise

8. bob

noun. ['ˈbɑːb'] a short or shortened tail of certain animals.

Synonyms

  • dock
  • bobtail

Antonyms

  • outspan
  • detach
  • natural object

9. bob

noun. ['ˈbɑːb'] a hanging weight, especially a metal ball on a string.

Synonyms

  • kite tail
  • plummet
  • plumb bob
  • plumb
  • pendulum
  • sounding lead

Antonyms

  • heavy
  • discharge
  • unburden
  • unimportance

10. bob

noun. ['ˈbɑːb'] a long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism.

Synonyms

  • bobsled
  • bobsleigh
  • sled
  • sledge

Antonyms

  • inclined
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize
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