Variant of fob
- a small pocket in the front of a pair of trousers, for carrying a watch, etc.; watch pocket
- ☆ a short ribbon or chain attached to a watch and hanging out of such a pocket
- ☆ any ornament worn at the end of such a ribbon or chain
Origin: probably ; from dialect, dialectal German fuppe, a pocket
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