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  ( gobs    plural & 3rd person present)   ( gobbing    present participle)   ( gobbed    past tense & past participle  )
1       n-count   A person's gob is their mouth.  
INFORMAL, RUDE   Shut your gob.     
2       n-count   A gobof a thick, unpleasant liquid is a small amount of it.  
INFORMAL   N of n  
...a gob of spit.     
3       verb   If someone gobs, they spit.  
INFORMAL   At a concert in Leeds, some punks gobbed at them and threw beer cans.      V prep, Also V  
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary  


blob, chunk, clod, gobbet, hunk, lump, nugget, piece, wad, wodge     (Brit. informal)  

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glob, go, GB, go by

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