Pronunciation: (hob'ē),[key] —n., —pl.-bies. 1. an activity or interest pursued for pleasure or relaxation and not as a main occupation: Her hobbies include stamp-collecting and woodcarving. 2. a child's hobbyhorse.
3. Archaic.a small horse.
4. ride a hobby, to concern oneself excessively with a favorite notion or activity. Also,ride a hobbyhorse.
Pronunciation: (hob'ē),[key] —n., —pl.-bies. a small Old World falcon, Falco subbuteo, formerly flown at such small game as larks.
Pronunciation: (hob'ē),[key] —n. Oveta Culp Pronunciation: (kulp),[key] born 1905, U.S. newspaper publisher and government official: first director of Women's Army Corps 1942–45; first Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare 1953–55.