nubbly(redirected from nubbliest)
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adj. nub·bli·er, nub·bli·est
Rough or irregular; textured: the nubbly surface of raw silk.
[From nubble, a small lump (from nub; see nub) + -y.]
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|Adj.||1.||nubbly - of textiles; having a rough surface; "a sweater knitted of nubbly homespun yarns"|