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See definition of cob on Dictionary.com
  • as infarmer
  • as incap

synonyms for cob

  • grower
  • laborer
  • peasant
  • producer
  • rancher
  • Reaper
  • agriculturalist
  • agriculturist
  • agronomist
  • breeder
  • clodhopper
  • cropper
  • cultivator
  • feeder
  • gardener
  • gleaner
  • harvester
  • homesteader
  • horticulturist
  • planter
  • plower
  • sharecropper
  • sower
  • tender
  • tiller
  • villein
  • country person
  • grazer
  • hired hand
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How to use cob in a sentence

Joseph tilted his chair back against the steel fence and kindled his cob pipe.
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We had no molds, but Annie said the latest style in Natchez was to make a waxen rope by dipping, then wrap it round a corn-cob.
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He watched the shepherd's face curiously from under his heavy brows, as he pulled at his cob pipe.
THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT
The seeds included vegetables, flowers, and Indian corn, the last named being in the cob.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
My stern companion jogged along On a brown old cob both broad and strong.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
The maize and cob-corn flourished remarkably well, and I generally managed to get three crops in the course of a year.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
You must have seen a "cob" of Indian corn some time, with all the flat yellow grains nestling in a honeycomb of little cells.
ROUND THE WONDERFUL WORLDG. E. MITTON
They always ate the corn green in the cob, with a kind of vegetable “milk” that exudes from one of the palm-trees.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
I gave Gibson the big ambling horse, ‘Badger,’ and we packed the big cob with a pair of water-bags that contained twenty gallons.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
Gibson was now very sorry he had exchanged ‘Badger’ for the cob, as he found the latter very dull and heavy to get along.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
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WORDS RELATED TO COB

  • beat
  • best
  • better
  • button down
  • button up
  • can
  • clinch
  • cob
  • complete
  • cover
  • crest
  • crown
  • do to a T
  • eclipse
  • exceed
  • excel
  • finish
  • outshine
  • outstrip
  • pass
  • put the lid on
  • surmount
  • surpass
  • top
  • top it off
  • transcend
  • trump
  • wrap up
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