1. [syn: fob, watch pocket]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Fob \Fob\ (f[o^]b), n. [Cf. Prov. G. fuppe pocket.]
1. A little pocket for a watch; -- callled also a watch
2. a short chain or ribbon attached to a pocket watch,
usually worn hanging out of the watch pocket, and used to
conveniently remove the watch from the watch pocket.
Fob chain, a short watch chain worn with a watch carried in
the fob; a fob.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a vest pocket to hold a pocket watch [syn: fob, watch