Synonyms for gob
- great deal
- a lot
Antonyms for gob
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GOB
Didn't Shandy always have a gob of it in his cheek—the dirty pig?
"Shut your gob, thief," shouted a voice, and a heavy scuffle ensued.
The Porcupine has killed the Gob (Malay), and our tribe must repay sevenfold.
So when I slap a gob of it over your mouth and nose inhale hard and deep.
Gob, he near burnt his fingers with the butt of his old cigar.
Gob, he'd adorn a sweepingbrush, so he would, if he only had a nurse's apron on him.
Gob, he's like Lanty MacHale's goat that'd go a piece of the road with every one.
As might give me the chanst as I wants, but, by gob, it's a regular chouse.
There was a gob of junk—scarcely more than an irregular formation of flaky rust.
As the boys advanced they found the gangway considerably cluttered with "gob," or refuse, and the air was none of the best.
"a mouthful, lump," late 14c., probably from Old French gobe "mouthful, lump," related to gober "gulp, swallow down," probably from Gaulish *gobbo- (cf. Irish gob "mouth," Gaelic gob "beak"). This Celtic source also seems to be root of gob "mouth" (mid-16c.), which is the first element in gob-stopper "a kind of large hard candy" (1928).