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verb [intransitive/transitive] sob pronunciation in British English /sɒb/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theysob
he/she/itsobs
present participlesobbing
past tensesobbed
past participlesobbed
  1. to cry noisily while taking short breaths

    I could hear her sobbing.

    'What can be worse than this?' she sobbed.

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sob

 sob pronunciation in British English  noun [countable]
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singularsob
pluralsobs
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