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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.
I'm going to show these fat slobs what real boxing is about.
The only way our superb cleaning staff can deal with it is to blitz the detritus while the slobs are in the stadium, only to be faced with tons more when the event finishes.
This ordinary guy went there to walk himself, but finished up jogging back and forth all day collecting the dozens of beer cans and litter scattered about by slob visitors.
Slobs are more down-market than average, more likely to live with their parents, and less likely to have gone on to further education.
And her opponent admitted: 'I lashed out because she called my family fat slobs.
Forget comparisons with Posh and Becks, down-to-earth Kerry reckons she and Bryan are more like comedian Harry Enfield's famous comic couple Wayne and Waynetta Slob.
There's snobby Ted Knights who plays the imperious leader at Bushwood, and the nouveau riche slob played by Rodney Dangerfield.
I have also run into that attitude not only from "computer slobs," but also from "phone slobs.
But the Slobs weren't the only ones who would have felt out of place yesterday as man-of-many-faces Harry Enfield got hitched.
Slobola is, I assume, Walsh's coinage to signify that these are slobs who engage in payola.
As negative as the acronym -- "SLOB -- may sound, many employers are striving to be regarded by the IRS as operating as "qualified SLOBs," or qualified separate lines of business.