What does SOB mean?

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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SOB.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shortness of breath, SOB, breathlessness(noun)

    a dyspneic condition

  2. asshole, bastard, cocksucker, dickhead, shit, mother fucker, motherfucker, prick, whoreson, son of a bitch, SOB(noun)

    insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous

  3. sob, sobbing(verb)

    convulsive gasp made while weeping

  4. sob(verb)

    weep convulsively

    "He was sobbing inconsolably"


  1. SOB(Noun)

    son of a bitch

  2. SOB(Noun)

    shortness of breath

  3. sob(Noun)

    a cry with a short, sudden expulsion of breath.

  4. sob(Verb)

    to weep with convulsive gasps.

  5. sob(Verb)

    to say (something) while sobbing.

    "He doesn't love me!" she sobbed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sob(verb)

    to soak

  2. Sob(verb)

    to sigh with a sudden heaving of the breast, or with a kind of convulsive motion; to sigh with tears, and with a convulsive drawing in of the breath

  3. Sob(noun)

    the act of sobbing; a convulsive sigh, or inspiration of the breath, as in sorrow

  4. Sob(noun)

    any sorrowful cry or sound

  5. Origin: [See Sop.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sob

    sob, v.i. to sigh in a convulsive manner, with tears: to weep with convulsive catchings of the breath, due to contractions of the diaphragm, accompanied by a closure of the glottis, preventing the entrance of air into the lungs.—v.t. to utter with sobs:—pr.p. sob′bing; pa.t. and pa.p. sobbed.—n. a short, convulsive sigh, any similar sound.—n. Sob′bing.—adv. Sob′bingly. [Conn. with A.S. seófian, to sigh; Ger. seufzen.]

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Anagrams for SOB »

  1. OSB

  2. BSO

  3. Obs


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SOB in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SOB in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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