Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
fob /fɔb/
  • danh từ
    • túi đồng hồ
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) dây đeo đồng hồ bỏ túi
    • cho vào túi, đút 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)
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + 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sth that is not what they want or is of worse quality than they want: He was unaware that he was being fobbed off with out-of-date stock.
    + noun
    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.

    Random quote: I always wanted to be somebody, but I should have been more specific.: Lily Tomlin

    Latest queries: tie, salute, bustling, thick, perhaps, spectre, accrue, wholefood, absurd, purfle, salon, convention, leave, baseline, scissors, bun, defray, first aid, accessibility, fob,

    Updated: 14/03/2018: A new open-source Javascript engine/library named Howler has been employed to handle audiofile. Enjoy pronunciation!

    Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary

    Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words

    Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news