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Hobbs

[hobz] /hɒbz/
noun
1.
a city in New Mexico.
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  • A wide detour was made by the canny Hobbs—wider, in fact, than the impatient American thought wholly necessary.

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon
  • Was the girl who appeared at the gate of Hobbs' Lodge described to you?

    Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Happily Hobbs appears to have waked up when he got to Australia.

  • There's where our advantage lies—in having only Hobbs to deal with.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • "Right after me, Hobbs," he said, and then his head went under.

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon
  • He's doing it now: there's Hobbs in the next car, for proof.

    The Black Bag Louis Joseph Vance
  • Hobbs had some of the desired article, and he was not long in handing it over to his newly found friend.

  • Mrs. Hobbs departed, outraged dignity in her walk and manner.

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Breakfast over, we went back to our island, taking the captain along, and Hobbs in the place of Weymouth.

    Left on Labrador Charles Asbury Stephens
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Hobbs

/hɒbz/
noun
1.
Sir John Berry, known as Jack Hobbs. 1882–1963, English cricketer: scored 197 centuries
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