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synonyms for bob

  • bow
  • duck
  • genuflect
  • hop
  • jerk
  • jounce
  • leap
  • nod
  • oscillate
  • quaver
  • quiver
  • ricochet
  • seesaw
  • skip
  • waggle
  • weave
  • wobble
See also synonyms for: bobbed / bobbing
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antonyms for bob

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  • face
  • meet
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Bob and Bryan have been sharing their thoughts with us for years and, as strange and chaotic as 2020 was, this year is no different.
WHAT HAPPENS NEXT: 10 NON-COVID HEALTH CARE PREDICTIONS FOR 2021SY MUKHERJEEDECEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
At that point, Alice and Bob randomly choose between one of two different measurements, measure the particle, and jot down the result.
A NEW THEOREM MAPS OUT THE LIMITS OF QUANTUM PHYSICSANIL ANANTHASWAMYDECEMBER 3, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Bob is outside the other lab, and inside is his friend Debbie.
A NEW THEOREM MAPS OUT THE LIMITS OF QUANTUM PHYSICSANIL ANANTHASWAMYDECEMBER 3, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Another similar contest, which provided the “American Rung Association” example today that Bob chose to illustrate, dates from Christmas season of 2012, Week 977.
STYLE CONVERSATIONAL WEEK 1408: WHAT’S WRONG WITH THIS PICTUREPAT MYERSOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Imagine two people, Alice and Bob, moving apart at high speed.
QUANTUM TUNNELS SHOW HOW PARTICLES CAN BREAK THE SPEED OF LIGHTNATALIE WOLCHOVEROCTOBER 20, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
It was all a wager on Bob, because he knew choosing hot or cold was getting only half of the picture.
KEURIG IS A MACHINE: HOW THE BEVERAGE GIANT IS LEVERAGING A.I. TO FUEL GROWTHSHAWN TULLYOCTOBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
In treble, second and fourth, the first change is a dodge behind; and the second time the treble leads, there's a double Bob.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
There lay Bob Rock, covered with blood, and apparently insensible.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
There was a slight shuddering movement of his whole frame—Bob was dead.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
It may also be made the change next before the single bob, in which change it may be made two wayes; viz.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO BOB

  • agitate
  • alternate
  • bob
  • bounce
  • buffet
  • flap
  • flicker
  • fluctuate
  • flutter
  • heave
  • jerk
  • jounce
  • oscillate
  • palpitate
  • pitch
  • pound
  • pulsate
  • pulse
  • quake
  • quaver
  • quiver
  • ripple
  • shake
  • shiver
  • swing
  • thrill
  • throb
  • thump
  • tremble
  • twitch
  • undulate
  • vibrate
  • writhe
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