Clobber

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English

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA: /klɒb.ə(ɹ)/, SAMPA: /klQb.@(r)/
  • Rhymes: -ɒbə(r)

Verb

Clobber (third-person singular simple present Clobbers, present participle Clobbering, simple past and past participle Clobbered)

  1. (transitive, slang) To hit or bash severely.
  2. (transitive, computing) To overwrite (data), usually unintentionally.

Noun

Clobber (plural Clobbers)
  1. (Australian, UK, slang) An item of clothing or equipment.

Thesaurus

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