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Definition of gobbet noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gobbet

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈɡɒbɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɑːbɪt//
 
 
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(old-fashioned) gobbet (of something) a small amount of something gobbets of food Word Origin Middle English: from Old French gobet, diminutive of gobe ‘mouthful, lump’, from gober ‘to swallow, gulp’, perhaps of Celtic origin.
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