- a bobbing, up-and-down movement
- any of the tufted balls forming a decorative fringe, as on curtains
- ☆ Informal
- an awkward mistake; error
- Sports an awkward juggling of the ball in trying to catch or hold on to it
Origin: frequentative of bob,
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verb bob·bled, bob·bling, bob·bles verb, intransitive
Origin: From bob1.