cobbling cobbling

Definition(s):

  • (n) the shoemaker's trade

Synonym(s)

News

  • Carriage Inn snaps Quinn Construction’s win streak

    By Mark Kaboly, McKeesport Daily News Quinn Construction manager Tom Simcho has faced the daunting task of cobbling together a makeshift starting lineup for the better part of the past two ...
    on July 9, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

Quotes

  1. "When we started cobbling together the movie, we knew there was only one road we could take," said Sarah Jessica Parker, who stars as Carrie and co-produced the film. "You cannot pretend we're 32, still running around New York drinking with...
    on May 6, 2008 By: Sarah Jessica Parker Source: Washington Post

  2. Elsewhere, Conservative MEP Chris Heaton-Harris told the BBC: "They [the European Commission] do have an image problem but I think cobbling together 44 seconds of soft porn on the internet is not a brilliant way of solving it."
    on Jul 4, 2007 By: Chris Heaton-Harris Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. Mr. Boehner added, "But rank-and-file House Democrats and union bosses aren't going to let them pass the Senate bill, and cobbling together something that could pass the Senate's reconciliation process is clearly, I think, a non-starter. The bottom...
    on Jan 21, 2010 By: John Boehner Source: New York Times (blog)

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