Definition of Knob

1. Noun. A circular rounded projection or protuberance.

Exact synonyms: Boss
Specialized synonyms: Knobble, Nailhead
Generic synonyms: Projection
Derivative terms: Boss

2. Noun. A round handle.
Specialized synonyms: Doorhandle, Doorknob, Stop
Generic synonyms: Grip, Handgrip, Handle, Hold

3. Noun. Any thickened enlargement.
Exact synonyms: Node, Thickening
Generic synonyms: Convex Shape, Convexity
Derivative terms: Knobby

4. Noun. An ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or dagger.
Exact synonyms: Pommel
Generic synonyms: Decoration, Ornament, Ornamentation
Group relationships: Hilt

Definition of Knob

1. n. A hard protuberance; a hard swelling or rising; a bunch; a lump; as, a knob in the flesh, or on a bone.

2. v. i. To grow into knobs or bunches; to become knobbed.

Definition of Knob

1. Noun. A rounded protuberance, handle, or control switch. ¹

2. Noun. (geography) A prominent rounded hill. ¹

3. Noun. A rounded ornament on the hilt of an edged weapon; a pommel. ¹

4. Noun. A prominent, rounded bump along a mountain ridge. ¹

5. Noun. (British NZ slang) A penis. ¹

6. Noun. (genetics) ¹

7. Noun. (slang pejorative) A contemptible person. ¹

8. Noun. (cooking) A dollop, an amount just larger than a spoonful (usually referring to butter) ¹

9. Verb. (British slang vulgar of a man) To have sex with. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Knob

1. a rounded protuberance [n -S] : KNOBBED, KNOBLIKE [adj]

Medical Definition of Knob

1. A protuberance; a mass; a nodule. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Knob

knitting chart
knitting machine
knitting needle
knitting needles
knitting stitch
knittings
knittle
knittles
knitwear
knitwears
knitwork
knive
knived
knives
kniving
knob-gobblers
knob-jockey
knob-thatcher
knob celery
knob cheeses
knob jockeys
knobbed
knobber
knobbers
knobbier
knobbiest

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