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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having protuberances.

Usage examples (35)
  • It's very 'knobby' and it's fun not to have labels!
  • I handled the knobby thing and gave it back to her.
  • "I do not have a knobby nose!" said Servilia angrily.
  • The boards feature knobby wheels that grip the ground. for more
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  • Heavy "knobby" (lumpy) sweaters are all the rage this winter among the "nobby" (stylish, chic).
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