HyperDic: hob

English > 5 senses of the word hob:
NOUNperson hob, goblin, hobgoblin(folklore) a small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings
person hob, elf, gremlin, pixie, pixy, brownie, imp(folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous
artifacthoba hard steel edge tool used to cut gears
artifacthoba shelf beside an open / open fire where something can be kept warm
VERBcontacthobcut with a hob
hob > pronunciation
Soundshhaa'b
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English > hob: 5 senses > noun 1, person
Meaning(folklore) a small grotesque supernatural creature that makes trouble for human beings.
Synonymsgoblin, hobgoblin
CategoryfolkloreThe unwritten lore (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture
Broaderevil spiritA spirit tending to cause harm
Spanishduende, hobgoblin, trasgo
Catalanfollet
English > hob: 5 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous.
Synonymself, gremlin, pixie, pixy, brownie, imp
CategoryfolkloreThe unwritten lore (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture
NarrowerleprechaunA mischievous elf in Irish folklore
sandmanAn elf in fairy stories who sprinkles sand in children's eyes to make them sleepy
Broaderfairy, faery, faerie, fay, spriteA small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
Spanishduende, elfo, geniecillo, gnomo, gremlin, silfo
Catalanelf, follet, gnom, gremlin
English > hob: 5 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA hard steel edge tool used to cut gears.
Broaderedge toolAny cutting tool with a sharp cutting edge (as a chisel or knife or plane / plane or gouge)
Verbshobcut with a hob
English > hob: 5 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA shelf beside an open / open fire where something can be kept warm.
BroadershelfA support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects
English > hob: 5 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningcut with a hob.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadercutseparate with or as if with an instrument
Spanishfresar
Nounshoba hard steel edge tool used to cut gears

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