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Meaning of KNOBBY

Pronunciation:  'nâbee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having knobs; "had knobbly knees"
 

KNOBBY is a 6 letter word that starts with K.

 

 Synonyms: knobbly, unshapely
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Knob"by\, a. [From {Knob}.]
1. Full of, or covered with, knobs or hard protuberances.
   --Dr. H. More.

2. Irregular; stubborn in particulars. [Obs.]

         The informers continued in a knobby kind of
         obstinacy.                            --Howell.

3. Abounding in rounded hills or mountains; hilly. [U.S.]
   --Bartlett.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: alpen, alpestrine, alpigene, alpine, burled, gnarled, gnarly, hilly, knobbed, knobbly, knoblike, knotted, knotty, knurled, knurly, lumpy, monticuline, mountained, mountainous, nodal, noded, nodiform, nodose, nodular, nodulated, noduled, nubbled, nubbly, nubby, rolling, studded, subalpine, torose, tubercular, tuberculous, tuberose, tuberous
 

 

 

 

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