verb (used with object), nob·bled, nob·bling. British Slang.
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Origin of nobble
OTHER WORDS FROM nobblenob·bler, noun
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Footnote 5: Nobbler--the Australian term for a glass of wine or spirits.Grif|B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon
Between every act it is the custom of the audience to rush out for a nobbler of brandy.The Magnificent Montez|Horace Wyndham
The nobbler was poured out of a gallon jar, under Vanheimert's nose, by the light of a candle which he held himself.Stingaree|E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
Then he orders a nobbler of rum for me and a nobbler of whisky for 'imself.A Bid for Fortune|Guy Boothby
If you meet an old friend, his first greeting is, 'Come and have a nobbler!'Town Life in Australia|R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny