nogging

noun
nog·​ging | \ ˈnä-gən How to pronounce nogging (audio) , -giŋ\

Definition of nogging

: rough brick masonry used to fill in the open spaces of a wooden frame

First Known Use of nogging

1763, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nogging

nog wooden block the size of a brick

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about nogging

Dictionary Entries near nogging

nogal

Nogales

noggin

nogging

no-go

no-go area

no-go gage

Statistics for nogging

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for nogging

The first known use of nogging was in 1763

See more words from the same year

Comments on nogging

What made you want to look up nogging? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by a state of overwhelming emotion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Latin Quiz

  • roman forum
  • Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for “ten”?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!