mobbish
adjective see mob I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mobbish — Mob bish, a. Like a mob; tumultuous; lawless; as, a mobbish act. Bp. Kent. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mobbish — adjective like a mob, characteristic of a mob Mobbish feeling always inclines to violence …   Wiktionary

  • mobbish — adjective characteristic of a mob; disorderly or lawless fanned mounting tension into mobbish terrorizing moblike mentality • Syn: ↑moblike • Similar to: ↑disorderly …   Useful english dictionary

  • mobbish — See mob. * * * …   Universalium

  • mobbish — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. vulgar, disorderly, ignoble, mean, vile, base, beggarly, proletarian, sorry, lowbred, unpolished, plebeian, uncivilized, unwashed, boorish, churlish, boisterous, rude, barbarous, savage, frenzied, hysteric, wild,… …   English dictionary for students

  • mobbish — a. Tumultuous, mean, vulgar …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • mobbish — mob·bish …   English syllables

  • moblike — adjective characteristic of a mob; disorderly or lawless (Freq. 2) fanned mounting tension into mobbish terrorizing moblike mentality • Syn: ↑mobbish • Similar to: ↑disorderly …   Useful english dictionary

  • mob — I. noun Etymology: Latin mobile vulgus vacillating crowd Date: 1688 1. a large or disorderly crowd; especially one bent on riotous or destructive action 2. the lower classes of a community ; masses, rabble 3. chiefly Australian a flock, drove, or …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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