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1    a rounded projection from a surface, such as a lump on a tree trunk  
2    a handle of a door, drawer, etc., esp. one that is rounded  
3    a round hill or knoll or morainic ridge  
4      (Brit)  
taboo      a slang word for       penis  
5    and the same to you with (brass) knobs on     (Brit)  
informal   the same to you but even more so  
      vb   , knobs, knobbing, knobbed  
6    tr   to supply or ornament with knobs  
7    intr   to form into a knob; bulge  
     (C14: from Middle Low German knobbe knot in wood; see knop)  
  knobby      adj  
  knoblike      adj  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  


boss, bulk, bump, bunch, hump, knot, knurl, lump, nub, projection, protrusion, protuberance, snag, stud, swell, swelling, tumour  

English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  

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