Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Definitions for gobbet
- a lump or mass.
- a fragment or piece, especially of raw flesh.
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Citations for gobbet
A man at the window of another building spat, the gobbet of phlegm falling on the dirty pavement by Hermogenes' feet.
The glowing, faceted eyes glared at me, the mouth opened and spat out a gobbet of flame.
Origin of gobbet
Gobbet comes from the Old French word gobe meaning "a mouthful."