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synonyms for knobby

  • bumpy
  • knurled
  • lumpy
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How to use knobby in a sentence

In the way of unplugged children with nothing but time and imagination, I studied them, identifying faces in their knobby protuberances.
AT GLACIER’S EDGE, THE FLAMES HAVE ALWAYS COME FOR MY FAMILY CABINJVERSTEEGHAUGUST 20, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Each of its knobby blooms burst from the soil as skirted masses of tiny same-sex nubbins.
THIS PARASITIC PLANT CONSISTS OF JUST FLASHY FLOWERS AND CREEPY SUCKERSSUSAN MILIUSJULY 31, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
He saw a nose and a little, knobby chin and a bit of pinkish forehead with the pale yellow of hair above.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
The knobs on the trunk of a young pine reminded Franz strongly of knobby-kneed young Hertha Bittner.
RESCUE DOG OF THE HIGH PASSJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD
The rest of his ruddy, knobby countenance, his erratic hair and his general hairy leanness had not even—to my perceptions grown.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
Mr. Caslon leaped nimbly to one side and whacked the goat savagely across the back with his knobby stick.
RUTH FIELDING AT SUNRISE FARMALICE B. EMERSON
A beggar's sack hangs down over his ragged clothing, his hand holds a knobby stick.
'MIDST THE WILD CARPATHIANSMR JKAI
I fancied that big knobby we got from George Woods; do you remember?
THE BLACK OPALKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
Cavity acute, wavy, brown; Stem medium to long, often knobby and clubbed.
AMERICAN POMOLOGYJ. A. WARDER
Cavity narrow, regular; Stem medium to short, knobby, thick.
AMERICAN POMOLOGYJ. A. WARDER
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WORDS RELATED TO KNOBBY

  • choppy
  • corrugated
  • jarring
  • jerky
  • knobby
  • lumpy
  • potholed
  • rugged
  • rutted
  • uneven
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.