Snubbing post
Snub Snub, n. 1. A knot; a protuberance; a song. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

[A club] with ragged snubs and knotty grain. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

2. A check or rebuke; an intended slight. --J. Foster. [1913 Webster]

{Snub nose}, a short or flat nose.

{Snub post}, or {Snubbing post} (Naut.), a post on a dock or shore, around which a rope is thrown to check the motion of a vessel. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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