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Wordnet 3.0


1. having knobs;
- Example: "had knobbly knees"
[syn: knobby, knobbly]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Knobby \Knob"by\, a. [From Knob.] 1. Full of, or covered with, knobs or hard protuberances. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] 2. Irregular; stubborn in particulars. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The informers continued in a knobby kind of obstinacy. --Howell. [1913 Webster] 3. Abounding in rounded hills or mountains; hilly. [U.S.] --Bartlett. [1913 Webster] knobkerrie
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

knobby adj 1: having knobs; "had knobbly knees" [syn: knobby, knobbly]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

37 Moby Thesaurus words for "knobby": 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