Origin of nubblediminutive of nub
- A small knob or lump.
(third-person singular simple present nubbles, present participle nubbling, simple past and past participle nubbled)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Compare Low German nubben to knock, cuff.