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Noun: fob  fób
  1. A vest pocket to hold a pocket watch
    - watch pocket
     
  2. An adornment that hangs from a watch chain
     
  3. Short chain or ribbon attaching a pocket watch to a man's vest
    - watch chain, watch guard
Verb: fob (fobbed,fobbing)  fób
  1. Deceive somebody
    "We fobbed the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week";
    - flim-flam, play a joke on, play tricks, trick, fox, pull a fast one on, play a trick on, hose [N. Amer], sucker [N. Amer]

Derived forms: fobbing, fobbed, fobs

Type of: adornment, chain, cozen, deceive, delude, lead on, vest pocket

Encyclopedia: Fob