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dobson

[dob-suh n] /ˈdɒb sən/
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Origin of dobson
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; by shortening

Dobson

[dob-suh n] /ˈdɒb sən/
noun
1.
(Henry) Austin, 1840–1921, English poet, biographer, and essayist.
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  • They are over-feeding it, and I told Mr. dobson so; but he wasn't inclined to believe me.

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  • dobson is very gravely in error in telling you anything at all about it.

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  • So I go to see dobson and find that he has just got the news that his son is dead.

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  • Diggle, dobson, Mabel—they were all so cruel and rude to him.

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  • I can find no trace of it in dobson's monograph, which is so exhaustive as far as Asiatic species are concerned.

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