Examples of nib in a Sentence
a finch cracking seeds in its nib
make sure the nib has been sharpened before you try to cut anything
Recent Examples of nib from the Web
After the grapes complete fermentation, the wine is fortified with distilled grape spirits, and organic cocoa nibs are steeped in it to give a hint of natural chocolate flavor.
The Australia dates will be Dec. 2 at nib Stadium in Perth; Dec. 5 at AAMI Park in Melbourne; Dec. 9 at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane; and Dec. 11 at Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney.
That's thanks in part to the fact that the stylus's nib actually grinds against the screen and wears away over time in order to give (or as a byproduct of) real, glorious friction.
The ale is made with cocoa nibs and coffee beans, with the cocoa-chocolate malt flavors expertly balanced with the coffee roast character.
Who else could make sense of cocoa nibs paired with grilled prawns and chipotle mole, served over grits?
This over-the-top take on hot chocolate includes both high-end chocolate and cocoa nibs, brown sugar, whole milk and espresso.
Blend cacao nib mixture, coconut milk, coconut oil, and remaining 1 Tbsp.
Started 154 years ago as a maker of nibs for pens, his factory these days makes components that land in a range of everyday items, including cars and teakettles.
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Origin and Etymology of nib
probably alteration of neb
First Known Use: 1583See Words from the same year
NIB Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nib for English Language Learners
: the pointed metal tip of a pen
NIB Defined for Kids
Definition of nib for Students
1 : a pointed object (as the bill of a bird)
2 : the point of a pen
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