Noun(1) a circular rounded projection or protuberance(2) a round handle(3) any thickened enlargement(4) an ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or dagger
(1) He slapped the dashboard with the flat of his hand and tutted in annoyance, sliding the knob of the heating control another notch to the right.(2) The manservant turned to enter his bedroom, turning the silver knob quietly.(3) When there was no answer, she tried the knob and swung the door open.(4) Aiden shrugged, and suddenly we heard the faint sound of the knob turning as the door began to open.(5) I fiddled with the knob that controlled the water, turning it until the sprinkler was going full blast.(6) Heat a flat heavy-based pan and pour in a little olive oil with a knob of butter.(7) Her fingers paused over the cold metal knob that opened the door to the back porch.(8) He turned the knob and opened the door slowly, peering inside.(9) In a hot frying pan, add olive oil and a knob of butter.(10) There was a rattle of cutlery on the other side of the bedroom door, and the knob slowly began to turn.(11) Pressing forward, he felt for the knob , pulled the door open and stepped on through.(12) Luckily, at that moment we reached a simple wooden door with a brass knob and roses carved around the handle.(13) Unlike most ducks, the sexes are similar, although the female lacks a knob at the base of the bill.(14) In a large, heavy casserole melt a knob of butter and cook the chicken until well browned.(15) You could cook these the night before if you like and reheat them with a knob of butter before adding the honey.(16) There was a plate with two slices of bread and a knob of marge.
(1) door knob :: deurknop
(2) tuning knob :: tuning knop
1. lump ::
2. dial ::
3. doorknob ::
4. thickening ::
5. boss ::
6. pommel ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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Yeah, he's a ginormous KNOB.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 13
This is a door KNOB.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 9
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