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slob

 (slŏb)
n. Informal
A person regarded as slovenly, crude, or obnoxious.

[Irish Gaelic slab, mud, from Old Irish, probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialectal slabb, mud.]

slob′bish, slob′by adj.

slob

(slɒb)
n
1. informal a slovenly, unattractive, and lazy person
2. Irish mire
vb
to behave like a slob
[C19: from Irish slab mud; compare slab]
ˈslobbish adj

slob

(slɒb)

n.
a slovenly or boorish person.
[1770–80; < Irish slab(a) mud, mire]
slob′by, adj. -bi•er, -bi•est.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slob - a coarse obnoxious personslob - a coarse obnoxious person    
litter lout, litterbug, litterer - a person who litters public places with refuse
slovenly woman, slut, trollop, slattern - a dirty untidy woman
vulgarian - a vulgar person (especially someone who makes a vulgar display of wealth)

slob

noun (Informal) layabout, lounger, loafer, couch potato (slang), idler, good-for-nothing My boyfriend used to call me a fat slob.
Translations

slob

[slɒb] Nvago/a m/f, dejado/a m/f
slob out VI + ADVholgazanear, zanganear, haraganear

slob

[ˈslɒb] nbon(ne) m/f à rien
a lazy slob → un flemmard

slob

n (inf)Drecksau f (inf)

slob

[slɒb] n (fam) → sciattone/a
References in classic literature ?
Not so as any slob can testify before a court to havin' seen me.
Bishop of Chelmsford, Stephen Cottrell's advice for people, "Nurture your inner slob," reports the Daily Express.
New-wave pool shark Kale Sandridge could give a shit what you think is cool, Slob over ladder at Colossus
And who is to say who the slobs are who make the mess?
I have become a real slob, eating cheese toasties at three in the morning , for example.
He drank too much, then did stupid slob things - like getting a girl pregnant, then attempting to ditch her on the delivery table for an old school chum.
While decrying the slob hunter and game hog, Chapple asks, "Who has done more for wetlands than duck hunters?
Harry's co-star in his TV series, Kathy Burke, had left her Waynetta Slob outfit at home.
Under the so-called SLOB gateway,(20) SLOB testing is not available to a plan unless the plan benefits a classification of employees that is nondiscriminatory on an employer-wide basis.
The IRS recently issued final regulations for determining whether or not an employer can be treated like a SLOB (T.
We're very pleased with the response this competition has drawn, and hope it inspires others to embrace their inner slob.
CROONER Michael Bubl has tarnished his clean-cut image by admitting he's the "biggest slob ever.