a small marine isopod (Limnoria lignorum) that bores into wooden objects under water and destroys them
Origin of gribbleprobably diminutive from base of grub
Any of several small wood-boring marine isopod crustaceans of the genus Limnoria, especially L. lignorum, which often damage underwater wooden structures.
Origin of gribblePossibly diminutive of grub
- A surname.