bob around

Also found in: Dictionary.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • verb

Synonyms for bob around

move up and down with no specific path


Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Idly bob around for an hour or so, drifting into wonderfully warmer currents you'll desperately try to stay with.
An additional issue is that the tenders bob around if the water is not calm.
Seeing how easily they can wrap Bob around their fingers, the kids campaign to get Bob employed as the family butler on a permanent live-in basis.
Simpson's curling free-kick seemed to bob around in the box for ages before McEvilly spun to smash the ball home.
In his article, "Is the Destruction of PlantsDeath in the Biblical Sense?' Kotz says this problem is solved in the Scripture when God blesses man and animals and instructs them to "be fruitful and multiply.' God didn't tell the plants to "be fruitful,' so "the blessing added in the account of the creation of animals sets them apart from the plants.' Klotz also adds that since the nucleus of a plant cell hugs the cell wall, while animal nuclei kind of bob around in the middle, eating plants "may not have involved "death' in the Biblical sense of that term.'
His head used to bob around all over the place which is how he got his nickname.
Summer Celebration BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET, BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME SHARP as knives fencers dart towards and away from one another as synchronised swimmers harmoniously bob around the stage while athletic gymnasts and basketball players prove their prowess with powerful movements.
She lived with her grandmother in Felling, and married Bob around 1959.
Using this, you'll bob around like a rally driver on a road made of jelly, with your head leaning into particularly tight bends, while the car handling is inconsistent.
I met Bob around 1961, when I was a work-study student at the Cunningham studio.
"I was renting a place in Rathmines for the duration of filming and I got print-outs of photos of Bob around the time of Live Aid.
Swimming caps - mandatory to keep the heat of our bodies as intact as possible - bob around as we fling ourselves into the 7C sea, shrieks of pleasure and pain echoing off the water.
I don't think he will take anybody just because they might be prepared to throw a few bob around. He will be careful and bring in the right type."
Shimmering lavender parachutes bob around the arena as the audience is treated to a display of aerial acrobatics.
Unlike journalists and estate agents they bob around near the top of the league table of trust.