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Synonyms for bob

Synonyms for bob

a former monetary unit in Great Britain

a hair style for women and children

a long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism

a hanging weight, especially a metal ball on a string

a small float usually made of cork

a short or shortened tail of certain animals

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a short abrupt inclination (as of the head)

move up and down repeatedly

ride a bobsled

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remove or shorten the tail of an animal

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make a curtsy

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cut hair in the style of a bob

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There's a children's Halloween party with spooky entertainment, prizes for best fancy dress, bobbing for apples, disco dancing and competitions.
For patients wearing a retainer, remember to remove it before indulging--especially before bobbing for apples at the Halloween party.
Rather than the tame pursuit of bobbing for apples, excitement in the good old days centered more on pushing over outhouses before the owner could come rushing out and scaring the pants off the young miscreants.
The popular Halloween activities of kids trick-or-treating or bobbing for apples don't much echo this eve's original saintly intention.
One morning in May 1992, 32 employees of the Lucas Dealership Group's newly opened Saturn of Honolulu outlet gathered in a showroom to spend 15 minutes bobbing for apples in a 10-gallon bucket of water.
Bobbing for apples is a classic Halloween game, but having multiple people sticking their faces in the same water, trying to grab the same apples with their mouths can present some food safety risks.
Bobbing for apples was originally a British courting ritual. 
I guess what I'm trying to say is - Halloween traditions are fun, and it's sad that a night of costumes, bobbing for apples and trick-or-treating is being bled dry by expensive outfits, sugar-free goodies and Instagram filters.
I have no problem with fancy dress, bobbing for apples, or even disgusting jelly worms coming out of pretend body parts - it's the reason for the celebration that bothers me.
Some of the fun things I have seen to kick off a grand opening in style are horse and carriage rides, circus performers, pie-eating contests, bobbing for apples, live music, and more.”
Games include a rat toss, candy fishing, skeleton assembly, "punkin' chuckin'," tug-o-war, bobbing for apples, sack races, three-legged races and a wheelbarrow race.
Friday at Reality Kitchen, 245 Van Buren St.; activities include food and drink, scary "fun house," bobbing for apples, trick or treating, more.
HALLOWEEN FUN Bobbing for apples is just one of the attractions at Chillingham Castle
Staff donned their witches hats and brooms and visitors were invited to take part in fun games like bobbing for apples and pinning the wart on the witch.