Definition of knuckly in US English:

knuckly

adjective

  • See knuckle

    • ‘While Ada sliced chicken, Wakefield focused binoculars on her knuckly hands.’
    • ‘Hit the edge of the drum with the knuckly part of your palm and let your fingers bounce off the head.’
    • ‘There are magazines in the man's knuckly hands.’
    • ‘I watch Miss Match's knuckly fingers work the balance toward the upper end of the scale in five-pound increments.’
    • ‘Can you imagine the knuckly bits this poor, unwitting woman in San Jose endured as she sat down to dinner Tuesday evening?’