Associations to the word «Hobby»


HOBBY, noun. An activity that one enjoys doing in one's spare time.
HOBBY, noun. (horses) An extinct breed of horse native to the British Isles, also known as the Irish Hobby
HOBBY, noun. Any of four species of small falcons in the genus Falco, especially Falco subbuteo.
HOBBY, proper noun. An English surname​.
HOBBY BOBBIES, noun. Plural of hobby bobby
HOBBY BOBBY, noun. (UK) (slang) special constable
HOBBY HORSE, noun. (originally) The Irish hobby, an extinct breed of horse.
HOBBY HORSE, noun. A child's toy consisting of a (usually wooden or cloth) horse mounted on a stick.
HOBBY HORSE, noun. (figuratively) A topic about which someone loves to talk at great length.
HOBBY HORSE, noun. A puppet-like costume used in some traditional dances and festivals that gives its wearer the appearance of a man on horseback.
HOBBY HORSE, noun. An early bicycle with no pedals or brakes; a draisienne.
HOBBY HORSES, noun. Plural of hobby horse

Dictionary definition

HOBBY, noun. An auxiliary activity.
HOBBY, noun. A child's plaything consisting of an imitation horse mounted on rockers; the child straddles it and pretends to ride.
HOBBY, noun. Small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds.

Wise words

He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.