Meaning of LOB in English

LOB

v. & n.

--v.tr. (lobbed, lobbing)

1. hit or throw (a ball or missile etc.) slowly or in a high arc.

2 send (an opponent) a lobbed ball.

--n.

1. a a ball struck in a high arc. b a stroke producing this result.

2 Cricket a slow underarm ball.

Etymology: earlier as noun, prob. f. LG or Du.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.