knobbing knobbing

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a circular rounded projection or protuberance
  2. (n) a round handle
  3. (n) any thickened enlargement
  4. (n) an ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or dagger

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Usage(s):

  • I'm sure once this thing is finally settled in Karzai's favor - and it will be - he'll be showing up in DC with his sharp clothes hob-knobbing with the political elite.

News

  • Five Reasons To Visit Los Angeles For Spring Break

    Whether it is a tourist-in-your-own-city vacation or you are hob-knobbing from another town, there are plenty of sights to see and places not to miss here in sunny L.A.
    on March 8, 2014     Source: CBS 2 Los Angeles

Quotes

  • "While the bright lights of Hollywood and red carpets at the Oscars appeal to some candidates, the people of Georgia don't need to find out about that hob-knobbing from a lawsuit," Barnes said.
    on May 6, 2010 By: Roy Barnes Source: BusinessWeek

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