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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


or D.O.B. or d.o.b.

  1. date of birth.


  1. dob(Noun)

    date of birth

    Put a dob of butter on the potato, please.

  2. dob(Noun)

    A small amount of something, especially paste.

    Put a dob of butter on the potato, please.

  3. dob(Verb)

    To report (a person) to someone in authority for a wrongdoing.

  4. dob(Verb)

    To do one's share; to contribute.

    We all dobbed in for a gift when he retired.

  5. dob(Verb)

    To nominate a person, often in their absence, for an unpleasant task.

    I arrived just after the meeting had started and found myself dobbed in to take the minutes.

  6. Origin: Uncertain.

Anagrams of dob

  1. bod, BOD

Translations for dob

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a musical instrument constructed of skin etc stretched on a round frame and beaten with a stick

He plays the drums.

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