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Fob, vb. (cf. Fub) to cheat, to delude, to trick: “resolution thus --ed with the rusty curb of old father antic the law,” H4A I, 2, 68. “and have been --ed off from this day to that day,” H4B II, 1, 37 (O. Edd. fubbed). “to f. off our disgrace with a tale,” Cor. I, 1, 97. “and begin to find myself --ed in it,” Oth. IV, 2, 197 (O. Edd. fopt).
As a subst. by conjecture in Err. IV, 3, 25 (O. Edd. sob).
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