Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
fob /fɔb/Advanced English Dictionary
- danh từ
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) dây đeo đồng hồ bỏ túi
- ngoại động từ
- đánh lừa, lừa dối, lừa bịp
- (+ off) đánh tráo
- to fob something off upon somebody; to fob someone off with something: đánh tráo cho ai cái gì (xấu hơn)
+ verb (-bb-)
Phrasal Verbs: fob sb<->off (with sth)
1 to try to stop sb asking questions or complaining by telling them sth that is not true: Don't let him fob you off with any more excuses. + She wouldn't be fobbed off this time.
2 to give sb sth that is not what they want or is of worse quality than they want: He was unaware that he was being fobbed off with out-of-date stock.
1 a short chain that is attached to a watch that is carried in a pocket
2 (also fob watch) a watch that is attached to a fob
3 a small ornament that is attached to a KEY RING, etc.
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