knob·​bly ˈnä-b(ə-)lē How to pronounce knobbly (audio)
: having very small knobs
a knobbly walking stick

Word History

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of knobbly was in 1839

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“Knobbly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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