Adjective "Knobbed" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Knobbed


    Definition:

    1. a projecting part, usually rounded, forming the handle of a door, drawer, or the like.

    2. a rounded lump or protuberance on the surface or at the end of something, as a knot on a tree trunk.

    3. Architecture. an ornamental boss, as of carved work.

    4. a rounded hill, mountain, or elevation on a ridge. verb (used with object), knobbed, knobbing.

    5. to produce a knob on.

    6. to furnish with a knob.

    7. (in stone cutting) to knock off (excess stone) preparatory to dressing; knobble;

    Origin:
    knob

    Examples:

    "species can be knobbed."

    "rods can be knobbed."

    "linckis can be knobbed."

    "brows can be knobbed."