sea-cob

  • 1 Sea cob — (Zo[ o]l.) The black backed gull. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 sea cob — noun Another name for a seagull • • • Main Entry: ↑sea …

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  • 3 sea cob — seagull, type of bird …

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  • 4 sea-cob — …

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  • 5 cob — n. 1. Sea mew, sea cob, gull, mew. 2. Horse (short legged and stout), cob horse. 3. [U. S.] Spike (of maize), corn cob …

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  • 6 sea-mew — n. Mew, gull, cob, sea cob, sea mall, sea mell, sea mule …

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  • 7 Cob — Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford.… …

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  • 8 Cob coal — Cob Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford …

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  • 9 Cob loaf — Cob Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford …

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  • 10 Cob money — Cob Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford …

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  • 11 Cob — Contents 1 Places 2 People 3 Things 4 Animals …

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  • 12 sea gull — noun mostly white aquatic bird having long pointed wings and short legs • Syn: ↑gull, ↑seagull • Hypernyms: ↑larid • Hyponyms: ↑mew, ↑mew gull, ↑sea mew, ↑ …

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  • 13 Cos Cob, Connecticut — Country House in Winter, Cos Cob by John Henry Twachtman, ca. 1901 Cos Cob is a neighborhood and census designated place in the town of Greenwich, Connecticut.[1] It is located at 41.033 north, 73.6 west, on the Connecticut shoreline in sou …

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  • 14 Cos Cob — is on the Mianus River. The community name is derived from the Coe family. In 1641 one Robert Coe moved to the Stamford plantation and became one of its leading figures. At about the same time, he encouraged a cousin (John Coe) to sail from… …

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  • 15 mew — I. n. Gull, sea mew, cob, sea cob. II. v. a. 1. Confine, encase, coop, imprison, shut up, enclose. 2. Shed (feathers), moult, cast, change …

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  • 16 gull — I. v. a. Deceive, cheat, dupe, trick, chouse, cozen overreach, circumvent, beguile, impose upon. II. n. 1. Cheat, trick, deception, imposition, fraud. 2. Dupe, cat s paw. 3. Mew, cob, seamew, sea cob …

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  • 17 cobb — noun /kɒb/ a) A sea cob or gull. b) A pier made from cobblestones …

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  • 18 cobb — Cob Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford …

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  • 19 cobbles — Cob Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford …

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  • 20 Larus marinus — Cob Cob, n. [Cf. AS. cop, copp, head, top, D. kop, G. kopf, kuppe, LL. cuppa cup (cf. E. brainpan), and also W. cob tuft, spider, cop, copa, top, summit, cobio to thump. Cf. {Cop} top, {Cup}, n.] 1. The top or head of anything. [Obs.] W. Gifford …

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