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dobe

Syllabification: do·be
Pronunciation: /ˈdōbē
 
/

Definition of dobe in English:

noun

US informal
Adobe.
Example sentences
  • If need be, friend, we'll stand shoulder to shoulder against that dobe wall outside.

Origin

mid 19th century: abbreviation.

Words that rhyme with dobe

adobe, dhobi, Nairobi, obi, Robey

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