Knobbed a. Containing knobs; full of knobs; ending in a nob. See Illust of Antenna.
The horns of a roe deer of Greenland are pointed at the top, and knobbed or tuberous at the bottom. --Grew.
n 1: a circular rounded projection or protuberance [syn: boss]
2: a round handle
3: any thickened enlargement [syn: node, thickening]
4: an ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or
dagger [syn: pommel]
[also: knobbing, knobbed]
adj : used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or
knots; "gnarled and knotted hands"; "a knobbed stick"
[syn: gnarled, gnarly, knotted, knotty]