a style of handbag that is typically large and characterized by a slouchy crescent shape and a shoulder strap
[hoh-boh-kuh n] /ˈhoʊ boʊ kən/ noun 1. a seaport in NE New Jersey, opposite New York City. /ˈhəʊbəʊkən/ noun 1. a city in N Belgium, in Antwerp province, on the River Scheldt. Pop: 33 476 (2002 est) city in New Jersey, U.S., birthplace of Frank Sinatra, named by 17c. Dutch settlers for a village in […]
[hoh-brekt; Dutch hoh-brekht] /ˈhoʊ brɛkt; Dutch ˈhoʊ brɛxt/ noun 1. Jacob [jey-kuh b;; Dutch yah-kawp] /ˈdʒeɪ kəb;; Dutch ˈyɑ kɔp/ (Show IPA), .
[hob-suh n] /ˈhɒb sən/ noun 1. Laura Z(ametkin) [zuh-met-kin] /zəˈmɛt kɪn/ (Show IPA), 1900–86, U.S. novelist. 2. Richmond Pearson [peer-suh n] /ˈpɪər sən/ (Show IPA), 1870–1937, U.S. naval officer and politician.
[hob-suh n-job-suh n] /ˈhɒb sənˈdʒɒb sən/ noun 1. the alteration of a word or phrase borrowed from a foreign language to accord more closely with the phonological and lexical patterns of the borrowing language, as in English hoosegow from Spanish juzgado. /ˌhɒbsənˈdʒɒbsən/ noun 1. another word for folk etymology 1690s, hossen gossen, said to have […]