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Synonyms for sob

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  1. shortness of breath, SOB, breathlessnessnoun

    a dyspneic condition

    son of a bitch, breathlessness, dickhead, bastard, prick, shortness of breath, cocksucker, shit, whoreson, sobbing, asshole

  2. asshole, bastard, cocksucker, dickhead, shit, mother fucker, motherfucker, prick, whoreson, son of a bitch, SOBnoun

    insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous

    darn, putz, pricking, shaft, hoot, peter, dogshit, tool, diddley, mongrel, shortness of breath, incision, love child, cocksucker, breathlessness, bunghole, illegitimate, dickhead, squat, illegitimate child, diddlyshit, jack, doodly-squat, bullshit, pecker, diddly-shit, prick, shit, bastard, son of a bitch, crap, tinker's damn, damn, dick, shite, bull, horseshit, turd, dirt, asshole, diddly, by-blow, diddly-squat, tinker's dam, diddlysquat, shucks, arse, cock, red cent, sobbing, slit, dump, arsehole, whoreson, poop, dent, scratch

  3. sob, sobbingverb

    convulsive gasp made while weeping

    son of a bitch, breathlessness, dickhead, bastard, prick, shortness of breath, cocksucker, shit, whoreson, sobbing, asshole

  4. sobverb

    weep convulsively

    "He was sobbing inconsolably"

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Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. sobverb

    weep, cry, sigh convulsively

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  1. sobverb


PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "sob":

    sad, sup, cry

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  1. Chris Cooper:

    Mary Geong have to be strict. Mary Geong tenant can get into all sorts of sob stories --' My dog ate my rent money.' Mary Geong have to say' The rent is due on the first -- and if it's not here by 10th there will be a penalty.' Mary Geong have to be willing to enforce it.

  2. Sarah Dowd:

    This isn't a sob story. This is not a story about desperation, this is a story about the fight for our lives. And what you see here today is that fight, we're not here to cry. ... This is a tragedy without a doubt, but we're here to fight, because we deserve better, everyone that works in Harlem Hospital deserves better.

  3. Clifford V. Villalon:

    There are five vowels and eight consonants in the words smile, laugh and sob. Five letters for peace and eight letters for serenity.

  4. Clifford Villanueva Villalon:

    There are five vowels in the words smile, laugh, and sob. Guess what those letters stand for that reflect the positive qualities of the human character?

  5. Shane Mason:

    I don't have any sob stories about anyone losing a limb and not having health insurance, but people think they were going to get a small refund, and then all the sudden owe $100 because of the penalty.

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