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vb. to harangue, to rebuke in a long-winded or drawn-out way


Jobe is both a surname and a given name. Notable people with the name include:


  • Ann Wynia, née Jobe (born 1943), former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives
  • Ben Jobe, American former men's college basketball head coach
  • Brandt Jobe (born 1965), American golfer
  • Frank Jobe, American orthopedic surgeon who performed the first "Tommy John surgery"
  • Georges Jobé (born 1961), five-time FIM motocross world champion from Belgium
  • Kari Jobe (born 1981), American Christian singer and songwriter
  • Maba Jobe (born 1965?), Gambian army officer and politician
  • Momodou Lamin Sedat Jobe (born 1944), Foreign Minister of Gambia from 1998 to 2001
  • Sami Jo (born Jane Annette Jobe in 1947), American country singer

Given name:

  • JoBe Cerny, voice and character actor, producer and director, best known as the voice of the Pillsbury Doughboy
  • Jobe Watson (born 1985), Australian rules footballer
  • Jobe Wheelhouse (born 1985), Australian footballer

Usage examples of "jobe".

Jobe looked up at a big, bearlike man in a bibbed cap carrying a fishing rod.

Then Curly had been whipped by Flagan Sackett, a man who had just gone through a punishing ordeal, Jobe had been wounded, and the old Bull himself ignored.