Definitions

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  • v. To report (a person) to someone in authority for a wrongdoing.
  • v. To do one's share; to contribute.
  • v. To nominate a person, often in their absence, for an unpleasant task.
  • n. A small amount of something, especially paste.
  • date of birth

Etymologies

Uncertain. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • Also, to grass up, to report to the authorities.

    E.g. "I saw Billy-boy scrumping apples but he told me not to dob him in" or "I wouldn't have asked you to come if I'd thought you were going to dob on me".

    March 27, 2008

  • Date of birth.

    March 26, 2008