Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

Pronunciation of 

sob

view main entry for sobverb [intransitive/transitive]  /sɒb/ 
British English pronunciation: sobClick to listen to the pronunciation of sob

derived word

sobsobs

   noun [countable]
British English pronunciation: sobClick to listen to the pronunciation of sob

Pronunciations of related words

Previous and next

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

selfie stick

an expandable stick which you attach to a mobile phone or camera to help you take a selfie …

add a word

Blog

A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog