What does the word knob mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: noun

  • A round projection; a rounded handle, as of a door.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Knobbed.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Knobby.

Usage examples for knob

  1. Yes, an iron knob. – Happy-Thought Hall by F. C. Burnand
  2. He paused, his hand upon the door- knob. – The Flirt by Booth Tarkington
  3. The Mother Superior paused with her hand on the door knob. – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford