Definition of nubble in English:

nubble

noun

  • A small knob or lump.

    • ‘She had on a kind of dirty-pink - beige maybe, I don't know - bathing suit with a little nubble all over it and, what got me, the straps were down.’
    • ‘There is an interesting indigenous remedy in North China for ‘zhen zhu liu’ (a string of nubbles growing one by one around someone's waist, transparent as pearls).’
    nugget, nub, nubble, lump, pat, cake, ball, cube, chunk, gobbet, dollop, piece, bit, portion, wedge, hunk, bar, slab
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Origin

Early 19th century: diminutive of nub; compare with knobble.

Pronunciation:

nubble

/ˈnʌb(ə)l/