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nob

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noun \ˈnäb\

Definition of nob

  1. 1 :  head 1

  2. 2 :  a jack of the same suit as the starter in cribbage that scores one point for the holder —usually used in the phrases his nob or his nobs



Origin of nob

probably alteration of knob


First Known Use: circa 1700

Rhymes with nob


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nob

noun

Definition of nob

chiefly British

  1. :  one in a superior position in life



Origin of nob

perhaps from 1nob


First Known Use: 1703


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