how to pronounce mob


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mob is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of mob in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and then whole mob showed up to freedom …”

meanings of mob


  1. A group of Aboriginal people associated with an extended family group, clan group or wider community group, from a particular place or country.
  2. The Mafia, or a similar group that engages in organized crime (preceded by the).
  3. A non-player character, especially one that exists to be fought or killed to further the progression of the story or game.
  4. A mob cap.
  5. The lower classes of a community; the rabble.
  6. A group of animals such as horses or cattle.
  7. A large or disorderly group of people; especially one bent on riotous or destructive action.
  8. A promiscuous woman; a harlot or wench; a prostitute.
  9. A flock of emus.
  10. Mobile phone.


  1. To wrap up in, or cover with, a cowl.
  2. To crowd around (someone), sometimes with hostility.
  3. To crowd into or around a place.


  1. Initialism of mesio occlusal buccal.
  2. Initialism of missing on blog, the act of abandoning ones blog (or weblog) for an extended period of time.


  1. Initialism of man overboard, used e.g. on the emergency button of a satellite navigator. By pushing the button the operator stores the coordinates of a man overboard incident for easy access.

mob frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word mob occurs in english on average 8.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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