Lob

Definition of Lob

Pronunciation: lǒbd
n.1.A dull, heavy person.
2.Something thick and heavy.
v. t.2.To let fall heavily or lazily.
[imp. & p. p. Lobbed (lǒbd); p. pr. & vb. n. Lobbing.]
And their poor jades
Lob down their heads.
- Shak.
2.to propel (relatively slowly) in a high arcing trajectory; as, to lob a grenade at the enemy.
To lob a ball
(Lawn Tennis) to strike a ball so as to send it up into the air.
1.(Mining) See Cob, v. t.
n.1.(Zool.) The European pollock.
1.The act of lobbing;

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