What does GOB mean?

Definitions for GOBgɒb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mariner, seaman, tar, Jack-tar, Jack, old salt, seafarer, gob, sea dog(noun)

    a man who serves as a sailor

  2. gob(noun)

    a lump of slimy stuff

    "a gob of phlegm"

  3. trap, cakehole, hole, maw, yap, gob(noun)

    informal terms for the mouth


  1. gob(Noun)

    A lump of soft or sticky material.

  2. gob(Noun)

    The mouth.

  3. gob(Noun)

    Saliva or phlegm.

    He spat a big ball of gob on to the pavement.

  4. gob(Noun)

    A sailor.

  5. gob(Noun)

    Waste material in old mine workings, goaf.

  6. gob(Verb)

    To gather into a lump.

  7. gob(Verb)

    To spit, especially to spit phlegm.

  8. Origin: From and/or gob.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gob(noun)

    same as Goaf

  2. Gob(noun)

    a little mass or collection; a small quantity; a mouthful

  3. Gob(noun)

    the mouth

  4. Origin: [OF. gob morsel; cf. F. gobe, gobbe, a poisoned morsel, poison ball, gobet a piece swallowed, gober to swallow greedily and without tasting; cf. Gael. & Ir. gob mouth, snout, W. gwp a bird's head and neck. Cf. Gobble, Job, n.]


  1. Gob

    Gob is a Canadian punk band from Langley, British Columbia, formed in 1993. The band consists of Tom Thacker, Theo Goutzinakis, Gabe Mantle and Steven Fairweather. Juno nominated for best new group in 2000, and another Juno nomination for best video in 2002. Gob's most successful album is World According to Gob. Their most successful songs to date are "I Hear You Calling", "Soda", and "Banshee Song". They have been featured in movies, TV shows and many sporting video games such as NHL 2002, NHL 2003 and Madden NFL 2004 with songs such as "I've Been Up These Steps", "Sick With You", "I Hear You Calling" and "Give Up The Grudge". The band has appeared at several music festivals, the most well-known being the Vans Warped Tour. Most recently, the band has been noticed due to singer/guitarist Thacker's involvement as a lead guitarist in Sum 41.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gob

    gob, n. the mouth: a mouthful, lump: refuse coal.—v.i. to pack away such as a support to the walls.—ns. Gob′bing, Gob′bin, coal refuse.

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  2. GOB

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of GOB in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of GOB in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • hubaCzech
  • SchnauzeGerman
  • turpa, silakka, möykky, sylkäistä, kita, paakku, räkäistä, klimppi, sylki, räkä, klöntti, räkiäFinnish
  • crachat, gueule, matelotFrench
  • bacotIndonesian
  • marinaio, saliva, sputo, boccaItalian
  • congor, cocot, bacotJavanese
  • smoel, matroos bij de Amerikaanse Marine, slijmerige prop, rochel, fluim, kwak, muilDutch
  • плевокRussian

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