FOB

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FOB

1) adj. short for Free on Board, meaning shipped to a specific place without cost. 2) Friend of Bill (Clinton). (See: Free on Board)

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They deserve more than a generic fob off letter from Whitehall mandarins.
The cathedral had no right to try and fob off responsibility to a press officer, who, after all is only a mouthpiece for themselves.
But if it was OK for Bush to fob off policy questions, for Dean the rules were different.