- a shave for shaping dowels and handles.
Origin of nogg
special use of nog2
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Examples from the Web for noggs
I saw you were anxious, and thought it might be about Mr Noggs; that's all.'The Life And Adventures Of Nicholas Nickleby
The letter Noggs had given him he remembered at last to read.
But it was only a friend of Mr. Noggs, who lived upstairs, and who had come down to say that Mr. Noggs was wanted.Charles Dickens' Children Stories
Noggs, Ralph Nickleby's one-eyed clerk, was there to see him off, and put a letter into his hand as he started.
He tried hard for some days to find a situation, but failed, and he would not take money from Noggs, who was so poor himself.