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hobnob


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hobnob  \Hob"nob`\,  adv  [AS.  habban  to  have  +  habban  to  have 
  not  ne  not  +  habban  to  have  See  {Have},  and  cf  {Habnab}.] 
  1.  Have  or  have  not  --  a  familiar  invitation  to  reciprocal 
  drinking.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  At  random;  hit  or  miss.  (Obs.)  --Holinshed. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hobnob  \Hob"nob`\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Hornobbed};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Hornobbing}.] 
  1.  To  drink  familiarly  (with  another).  [  Written  also 
  {hob-a-nob}.] 
 
  2.  To  associate  familiarly;  to  be  on  intimate  terms. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hobnob  \Hob"nob`\,  n. 
  Familiar,  social  intercourse.  --W.  Black. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hobnob 
  v  :  rub  elbows  with  "He  hobnobs  with  the  best  of  society"  [syn: 
  {hang  out}] 




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