Nubble
Nubble \Nub"ble\, v. t. [Cf. LG. nubben to knock, cuff.] To beat or bruise with the fist. [Obs.] --Ainsworth. [1913 Webster]

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  • nubble — [nub′əl] n. [dim. of NUB] a small knob or lump nubbly adj. nubblier, nubbliest …   English World dictionary

  • nubble — noun Etymology: diminutive of nub Date: 1818 a small knob or lump • nubbly adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nubble — a small lump or protuberance, e.g. on the head of sculpins …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • nubble — /nub euhl/, n. 1. a small lump or piece. 2. a small knob or protuberance. [1810 20; NUB + LE (dim. suffix)] * * * …   Universalium

  • nubble — noun a small knob or lump. Derivatives nubbled adjective Origin C19: diminutive of nub …   English new terms dictionary

  • nubble — nub·ble …   English syllables

  • nubble — /ˈnʌbəl/ (say nubuhl) noun 1. a small lump or piece. 2. a small knob or protuberance. {nub + le, diminutive suffix} …   Australian English dictionary

  • nubble — n. a small knob or lump. Derivatives: nubbly adj. Etymology: dimin. of NUB …   Useful english dictionary

  • Black Nubble (Redington Township, Maine) — Infobox Mountain Name = Black Nubble Photo= Caption= Elevation = convert|1130|m|ft| 1|lk=on [Summit elevation between 3,700 and 3,720 feet.] Prominence = convert|280|m|ft| 1|abbr=on [Key col elevation between 2,780 and 2,800 feet.] Location =… …   Wikipedia

  • The Nubble (New Hampshire) — Infobox Mountain Name = The Nubble Photo = Caption = Elevation = 1,162 metres (3,813 feet) Prominence = 60 m (190 ft) Location = Grafton County, New Hampshire Range = Twin Range Coordinates = coord|44|13.37|N|71|33.69|W|type:mountain region:US… …   Wikipedia

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