Bobber definition

bŏbər
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A person or thing that bobs.
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One who reshapes or trims something, especially hair.
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(fishing) A buoyant device (frequently made of cork) attached to a line so as to suspend the end of the line with the hook (bait or lure) above the bottom.
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A buoyant object used to suspend a fishing line.
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One who fishes with such an object.
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A buoyant device, as a cork, attached to a fishing line to hold the baited hook at a desired depth.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
bobber
Plural:
bobbers

Origin of bobber

  • From bob

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From bob

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the verb to bob +‎ -er.

    From Wiktionary