from The Century Dictionary.

  • Knobby; rough; knobbly.


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  • There are already adjectival uses in the examples.

    "“Are those who are out to get the Arsenal captain the same people who knobbled Hennes the Billy Goat?”" The Guardian: Why the witch-hunt against Cesc Fábregas gets my goat | Harry Pearson. This is simple past tense of the informal verb 'knobble'. There are a few other examples of this use in the list on this page.

    August 20, 2011