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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sth that is not what they want or is of worse quality than they want: He was unaware that he was being fobbed off with out-of-date stock.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.

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