Associations to the word «Sob»

Pictures for the word «Sob»


SOB, noun. (coarse) (slang) son of a bitch
SOB, noun. (uncountable) shortness of breath
SOB, noun. A cry with a short, sudden expulsion of breath.
SOB, verb. (intransitive) to weep with convulsive gasps.
SOB, verb. (transitive) to say (something) while sobbing.
SOB, verb. To soak.
SOB SISTER, noun. A journalist who writes mainly sentimental articles or has an advice column.
SOB STORIES, noun. Plural of sob story
SOB STORY, noun. (idiomatic) A sad story, especially one intended to elicit sympathy.

Dictionary definition

SOB, noun. A dyspneic condition.
SOB, noun. Insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous.
SOB, noun. Convulsive gasp made while weeping.
SOB, verb. Weep convulsively; "He was sobbing inconsolably".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King