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Hob

of a grate. From the Anglo-Saxon verb habban (to hold). The chimney-corner, where at one time a settle stood on each side, was also called “the hob.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Hit it Off (To)
Hit the Nail on the Head (To)
Hitch
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Hoâng
Hoare
Hoarstone
Hoax
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Hob and Nob
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Hobbididance
Hobbinol
Hobbism
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