from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Rough or irregular; textured: the nubbly surface of raw silk.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Rough or lumpy
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Full of nubs, knots, or protuberances.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of textiles; having a rough surface
From nubble, a small lump (from nub; see nub) + -y1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
nubble + -y (Wiktionary)