Gob - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡɑːb|  American pronunciation of the word gob
Brit.  |ɡɒb|  British pronunciation of the word gob


- a man who serves as a sailor (syn: jack, jack-tar, mariner, seafarer, seaman, tar)
- a lump of slimy stuff

a gob of phlegm

- informal terms for the mouth (syn: cakehole, hole, maw, trap, yap)


Jean told him to shut his gob.

She's always stuffing her gob with food.

There's a gob of gum on my chair.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: gob
he/she/it: gobs
present participle: gobbing
past tense: gobbed
past participle: gobbed
singular: gob
plural: gobs
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