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  • adj. comparative form of nobby: more nobby


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  • A nobbier — one who collects pennies for a beggar.

    Down and Out in Paris and London

  • 'We have all the normal sort of troubles - we've caught a would-be nobbier in the stables, the lights on the Tote board have fused and there's a man down in Tattersalls having a heart attack - and we also have Rebecca creating the father and mother of a stink because there are no hangers in the women jockeys' changing tent. '



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