nubbin nubbin


  • (n) a small nub (especially an undeveloped fruit or ear of corn)


  1. The film pines for those quiet moments when a wounded man can sit holding a baby, the newborn sucking on the man's nubbin of a blasted-off finger.
  2. Pound Puppies are dogs afflicted with melancholia and creased bodies that only a child could wear down to a nubbin.
  3. The nubbin of this situation is really easy to understand if we approach it from a different slant.


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