Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which bobs.
  • noun One who fishes with a bob.
  • noun One of the artificial flies of an angler's cast.
  • noun One who scoffs.
  • noun A deceiver.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, bobs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun fishing A buoyant device (frequently made of cork) attached to a line so as to suspend the end of the line with the hook (and bait or lure) above the bottom.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a small float usually made of cork; attached to a fishing line

Etymologies

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From the verb to bob +‎ -er.

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