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, knitting, and quilting.



'Hobby' example sentence in quotations


* 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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Hobby Sample Sentences in News


  • Sisters' archery hobby inspired by family, movies
    A family hobby has fostered what could be a lifetime skill for two Bismarck sisters. Read more on this news related to 'Hobby'
  • Hobby is buzzing in Ipswich
    IT SEEMS the bee keeping business is buzzing in Ipswich, with the Ipswich and West Moreton Beekeepers Association's membership continuing to grow rapidly. Read more on this news related to 'Hobby'
  • Testing the waters: Hobby Lobby pitches Museum of the Bible
    Hobby Lobby officials made a trip Thursday to Odessa to pitch their newest project that has come in the form of the Museum of the Bible dedicated to religious artifacts. Read more on this news related to 'Hobby'

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