Cabob
Cabob Ca*bob", n. [Hindi kab[=a]b] [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] 1. A small piece of mutton or other meat roasted on a skewer; -- so called in Turkey and Persia. [Also spelled {kebab}, {kebob}, or {kabab}.] [1913 Webster]

2. A leg of mutton roasted, stuffed with white herrings and sweet herbs. --Wright. [1913 Webster]

{shish cabob} See {shish kebob}. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Cabob — Ca*bob , v. t. [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] To roast, as a cabob. Sir. T. Herbert. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cabob — [kə bäb′] n. KEBAB …   English World dictionary

  • cabob — /keuh bob /, n. kabob. * * * …   Universalium

  • cabob — /kəˈbɒb/ (say kuh bob) noun → kebab …   Australian English dictionary

  • cabob — variant of kabob …   Useful english dictionary

  • shish cabob — Cabob Ca*bob , n. [Hindi kab[=a]b] [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] 1. A small piece of mutton or other meat roasted on a skewer; so called in Turkey and Persia. [Also spelled {kebab}, {kebob}, or {kabab}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A leg of mutton… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kabab — Cabob Ca*bob , n. [Hindi kab[=a]b] [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] 1. A small piece of mutton or other meat roasted on a skewer; so called in Turkey and Persia. [Also spelled {kebab}, {kebob}, or {kabab}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A leg of mutton… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kabob — Cabob Ca*bob , n. [Hindi kab[=a]b] [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] 1. A small piece of mutton or other meat roasted on a skewer; so called in Turkey and Persia. [Also spelled {kebab}, {kebob}, or {kabab}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A leg of mutton… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kabob — Cabob Ca*bob , v. t. [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] To roast, as a cabob. Sir. T. Herbert. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kebab — Cabob Ca*bob , n. [Hindi kab[=a]b] [Now more commonly spelled {kabob}.] 1. A small piece of mutton or other meat roasted on a skewer; so called in Turkey and Persia. [Also spelled {kebab}, {kebob}, or {kabab}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A leg of mutton… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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