with knobs on

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of with knobs on

British, informal
: with extra things added
  • The movie is just an ordinary thriller with knobs on.

Word by Word Definitions

knob play knobs
  1. : a small rounded ornament or handle

  2. : a rounded protuberance : lump

  3. : a rounded usually isolated hill or mountain


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