HyperDic: fob

English > 4 senses of the word fob:
NOUNartifactfob, watch pocketa vest pocket to hold a pocket watch
artifactfoban adornment that hangs from a watch chain
artifactfob, watch chain, watch guardshort chain or ribbon attaching a pocket watch to a man's vest
VERBsocialfob, flim-flam, play a joke on, play tricks, trick, fox, pull a fast one on, play a trick ondeceive somebody
fob > pronunciation
Soundsfao'b
Rhymesdaub
English > fob: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA vest pocket to hold a pocket watch.
Synonymwatch pocket
Broadervest pocketA small pocket in a man's vest
Spanishbolsillo de chaleco, bolsillo para reloj, faltriquera de reloj
Catalanbutxacó del rellotge
English > fob: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAn adornment that hangs from a watch chain.
BroaderadornmentA decoration of color / color or interest that is added to relieve plainness
Spanishfaltriquera
English > fob: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaningshort chain or ribbon attaching a pocket watch to a man's vest.
Synonymswatch chain, watch guard
BroaderchainA series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament
Spanishleontina
Catalancadena de rellotge
English > fob: 4 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningdeceive somebody.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsflim-flam, play a joke on, play tricks, trick, fox, pull a fast one on, play a trick on
Narrowersnookerfool or dupe
Broaderdeceive, lead on, delude, cozenBe false to
Spanishchasquear, dar un chasco, embaucar, engañar, engatusar, hacer bromas, jugar una broma
Catalanburlar, enganyar, entabanar, estafar

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