Synonyms of knob in English:

knob


See definition of knob

noun

1‘the drakes have a black bill with a knob at the base’

SYNONYMS

lump, bump, protuberance, projection, protrusion, bulge, swelling, knot, node, nodule, gnarl, growth, outgrowth, excrescence, carbuncle, tumour

boss, stud, ball, knop, nub

technical umbo

rare tumescence

2‘he fiddled with the knobs on the radio’

SYNONYMS

dial, button, switch, off switch, on switch, key

3‘she turned the knob and pushed open the door’

SYNONYMS

doorknob, handle, door handle, grip, pull

4‘spread a few knobs of butter over the surface’

SYNONYMS

nugget, nub, nubble, lump, pat, cake, ball, cube, chunk, gobbet, dollop, piece, bit, portion, wedge, hunk, bar, slab

British informal wodge, gob