- a person or thing that nibbles.
- any of several fishes of the family Girellidae, inhabiting shallow coastal waters on both sides of the Pacific Ocean, having thin, incisorlike teeth.
Origin of nibbler
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Examples from the Web for nibbler
Nibbler hopped out of the basket and her joy became intense.
He opened the lid slowly, and Nibbler sniffed the air rapturously.
He has some larger cousins, one of them being a little bigger than Nibbler the House Mouse.
In appearance he is much like Nibbler, but his coat is browner and there are fine hairs on his tail.
Nibbler is slender and graceful, with a long, hairless tail and ears of good size.
- a person, animal, or thing that nibbles
- engineering a tool that cuts sheet material by a series of small rapidly reciprocating cuts
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