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nobby

[ nob-ee ]
/ ˈnɒb i /
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adjective, nob·bi·er, nob·bi·est. British Slang.

fashionable or elegant; stylish; chic.
excellent; first-rate.

RELATED WORDS

rakish, stylish, dashing, spry, classy, brisk, chic, chichi, clean, dainty, jaunty, natty, nice, nifty, nimble, posh, prim, ritzy, sassy, sharp

Nearby words

noahide laws, nob, nob hill, nobble, nobbut, nobby, nobel, nobel laureate, nobel prize, nobel prizes, nobel, alfred bernhard

Origin of nobby

First recorded in 1780–90; nob2 + -y1
Related formsnob·bi·ly, adverb
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