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



BrE BrE//ˈɡəʊbi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡoʊbi//
(pl. goby, gobies)
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a small sea fish with a sucker underneath Word Origin mid 18th cent.: from Latin gobius, from Greek kōbios, denoting some kind of small fish.
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