Definition of Hobson-jobson

1. Noun. A word or phrase borrowed by one language from another and modified in pronunciation to fit the set of sounds the borrowing language typically uses. ¹



2. Noun. A word or phrase borrowed by one language from another and modified in pronunciation to fit the set of sounds and the spelling the borrowing language typically uses. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hobson-jobson

Hobbis
Hobbism
Hobbist
Hobbists
Hobbs
Hobbsian
Hobby
Hoblyn
Hoboken
Hoboken's gemmules
Hoboken's nodules
Hoboken's valves
Hobson
Hobson's choice
Hobson's choices
Hobson-Jobson
Hobson-Jobsons
Hocclevean
Hocclevian
Hoche's bundle
Hoche's tract
Hochinma
Hockday
Hocktide
Hodder
Hoddle
Hodeida
Hoder
Hodge
Hodge's pessary

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