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gangerh commented on the word his nobs
'twas always singular here - 'one for his nob'.
September 24, 2009
hernesheir commented on the word his nobs
Term used in the board/card game of cribbage. The player holding a Jack card that is the same suit as the first card turned up at the commencement of a hands scores (pegs) "one for his nobs. Cf. his nibs.