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Mob

Meaning 1 Mobile video game character
Definition

In video games, a "mob" refers to a mobile character or entity controlled by the computer or AI. It is short for "mobile," since mobs can move around within the game.

In most cases, mobs are enemies, such as monsters or creatures, that a player must avoid or destroy. However, they can refer to other moving objects within a game as well.

Example
"U need to defeat more mobs to level up."
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4.8 (4 Votes)
Updated September 27, 2016
Meaning 2 Monster
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A gaming term that refers to an enemy monster.

Example
"There are a bunch of mobs up ahead, so be ready to use your AOE damage."
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4.3 (3 Votes)
Updated December 14, 2012
Meaning 3 Minecraft creature
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A slang term that refers to an animal or creature in Minecraft; categorized as either passive (will never attack), neutral (will attack if provoked), and aggressive (will attack if the player is within range).

Example
"The Endies mob is by far the creepiest in Minecraft!"
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2.2 (5 Votes)
Updated February 5, 2014
Meaning 4 Mobile
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Typically short for "mobile phone number," i.e. "mob: 123-456-7890."

Example
"What is your mob#?"
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2.0 (4 Votes)
Updated November 6, 2013

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