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verb [transitive]     mob pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlemobbing
past tensemobbed
past participlemobbed
  1. if a large group of people mob someone or something, they surround them in an angry or excited way

    The singer was mobbed by adoring fans as he left his hotel.

    A large crowd jeered him and mobbed his car.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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