Hobby

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Hobby Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • an auxiliary activity
  • small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds
  • a child''s plaything consisting of an imitation horse mounted on rockers; the child straddles it and pretends to ride

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an auxiliary activity ,
  • a child's plaything consisting of an imitation horse mounted on rockers; the child straddles it and pretends to ride ,
  • small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds

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Hobby Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A hobby is a leisure activity that people do for fun or recreation. People do it because they like it.

Some people do arts and crafts. They make clothing or decorations with their hands. Some popular arts and crafts that involve textiles or fabrics include crocheting, sewing (making clothing), embroidery (e.g.,cross stitch, needlepoint, crewel and satin stitch, etc.), knitting, and quilting.



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* A hobby a day keeps the doldrums away. - Phyllis Mcginley

* My only hobby is laziness, which naturally rules out all others. - Granni Nazzano


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