Meaning of wesleybob in English:

wesleybob

noun

Northern English
  • A Christmas decoration.

    ‘why not make your own wesleybobs this Christmas?’

Origin

Mid 19th century from wessel, a variant spelling of wassail, and bob (in the early sense of ‘a bunch or cluster of leaves, flowers, or fruit’); first used with reference to a specific type of decoration made from the boughs of evergreen trees.

Pronunciation

wesleybob

/ˈwɛzlɪbɒb/