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    dobbed in

    Hi all,

    Could you please let me know the meaning of the following sentence.


    "I was trying to ignore it, but since I have been dobbed in there will be cake at 3:15
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    Last edited by Rover_KE; 31-May-2017 at 08:09. Reason: Enlarging font.

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    Re: dobbed in

    Please tell us the source and context of this sentence.

    Dob (to dob in) is an Australian English language colloquialism meaning "to inform (on someone)"
    (Wikipedia)

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