Definition of bobber in English:


Line breaks: bob¦ber
Pronunciation: /ˈbɒbə


  • 1A person who rides on a bobsleigh.
  • 2A float used in angling.
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    • The fishing is catch-and-release, and the young anglers are outfitted with cane poles and spincast outfits rigged with bobbers and hooks.
    • The bobber from a fishing line became entangled in a tree.
    • Both men were usually in the boat, one rowing and the other dropping a weighted float bobber on the datolite.

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