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Meaning of "nobbut" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD NOBBUT

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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF NOBBUT

nobbut  [ˈnɒbət] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NOBBUT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Nobbut is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES NOBBUT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Earth Moving

Earth Moving is the 12th record album by Mike Oldfield, released in 1989. Unlike Oldfield's previous albums at the time this contained only pop and rock songs.

Definition of nobbut in the English dictionary

The definition of nobbut in the dictionary is nothing but; only.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NOBBUT


abbot
ˈæbət
albert
ˈælbət
barbut
ˈbɑːbət
burbot
ˈbɜːbət
Cabot
ˈkæbət
Corbett
ˈkɔːbət
Cuthbert
ˈkʌθbət
Elbert
ˈɛlbət
filbert
ˈfɪlbət
gilbert
ˈɡɪlbət
halbert
ˈhælbət
halibut
ˈhælɪbət
Herbert
ˈhɜːbət
Hilbert
ˈhɪlbət
lambert
ˈlæmbət
Robert
ˈrɒbət
Schubert
ˈʃuːbət
sherbet
ˈʃɜːbət
talbot
ˈtɔːlbət
turbot
ˈtɜːbət

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NOBBUT

nob
nobbily
nobbiness
nobble
nobbler
nobby
Nobel
Nobel prize
nobelium
Nobile
nobiliary
nobiliary particle
nobilitate
nobilitation
nobilities
nobility
noble
noble art
noble fir
noble gas

WORDS THAT END LIKE NOBBUT

abut
all but
anything but
but
cannot choose but
cannot help but
debut
Greenland halibut
hackbut
hagbut
holibut
Korbut
nothing but
rebut
sacbut
sackbut
sagbut
surrebut

Synonyms and antonyms of nobbut in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «nobbut» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NOBBUT

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The translations of nobbut from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «nobbut» in English.

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1,325 millions of speakers

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570 millions of speakers

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510 millions of speakers

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nobbut
380 millions of speakers
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280 millions of speakers

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nobbut
278 millions of speakers

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270 millions of speakers

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260 millions of speakers

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Nobbut
190 millions of speakers

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180 millions of speakers

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nobbut
130 millions of speakers

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85 millions of speakers

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Nobbut
85 millions of speakers
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80 millions of speakers

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75 millions of speakers

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Nobbut
75 millions of speakers

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70 millions of speakers

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65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

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50 millions of speakers

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40 millions of speakers

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nobbut
30 millions of speakers
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15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

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14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

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Translator English - Norwegian

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5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of nobbut

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NOBBUT»

The term «nobbut» is used very little and occupies the 178.576 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NOBBUT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about nobbut

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NOBBUT»

Discover the use of nobbut in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to nobbut and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Nobbut a Lad
A joy from beginning to end, this is a classic childhood memoir.
Alan Titchmarsh, 2008
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Nobbut A Yellerbelly!
With hilarious cartoons from Richard Scollins and amusing text, this book provides a feast of linguistic fun - and captures well the warmth and humour of the Lincolnshire people. A celebration of the rich Lincolnshire dialect.
Alan Stennett, 2006
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The Athenaeum
“IT'S NOBBUT ME." Ya winter neet, I mind it weel, Oor lads 'ed been at t' fell, An', bein' tir't, went seun to bed, And I sat be mesel. I hard ajike on t' window pane, An' deftly went to see ; Bit when I ax't, “ “'ho's jiken theer ?" Says t' chap, “ It's ...
‎1872
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Harper's New Monthly Magazine
There are, however, a few things in it exceedingly quaint and humorous, the best of which is the following : "IT'S NOBBUT ME." Ta winter neet, I mind it weel, Oor lads 'ed been at t' fell, An', beln' tir'r, went seua to bed, And I sat be mesel.
Henry Mills Alden, 1872
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AB-O'Th'-Yate in Yankeeland
These fences are made o' trees ut are fit for nowt elze, nobbut brunnin, an' hardly that. These are split up th' middle ; an' laid one piece on th' top of another, in a zig -zag way ; here an' theere bund t'gether by a yeap o' tree roots, th' legs up'art.
Benjamin Brierley, 2007
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Punch
The phrase is "a pair of right Mary Annes", or, more succinctly, "a right pair". gradely to nobbut: I mentioned racing pigeons to Mr. Whitelaw, and he showed keen interest, adding that he was a very good shot. I feel we are wasting time there and ...
Henry Mayhew, Mark Lemon, Tom Taylor, 1975
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An Attempt at a Glossary of Some Words Used in Cheshire: ...
Nobbut, none but. Who was there? Nobbut John. Nogging, s. The filling up of the interstices between the timber work in a wooden building with sticks and clay is called the nogging. Noggintle, s. a nogginful. Noint, v. to anoint; figuratively, ...
Roger Wilbraham, 1826
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An Attempt at a Glossary of Cheshire Words
NOBBUT, none but. Who was there ? Nobbut John. NOGGING, s. The filling up of the interstices between the timber work in a wooden building with sticks and clay is called the nogging. NOGGINTLE, s. a nogginful. NOINT, v. to anoint; ...
Roger Wilbraham, 1826
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North Country Poets: Poems and Biographies of Natives Or ...
IT'S. NOBBUT. ME. Ya -winter neet, I mind it weel, Oor lads 'ed been at t' fell, An' bein tir't, went seun to bed, An' I sat be mesel. I hard a jike on t' window pane, An' deftly went to see ; Bit when I ax't, " Who's jiken theer ? " Says t' chap, " It's ...
William Andrews, 1888
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An Anthology of West Riding dialect verse
Gwen Wade. NOBBUT A LEET . . . Nobbut a leet Winkin in t'neet Up on th'heigh moor; Nobbut a cry Soft as a sigh At a hawf-oppen door; Nobbut a lad Callin a glad Greetin in t'dark; Nobbut a lass Hark'nin him pass, Love in her heart.
Gwen Wade, 1964

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NOBBUT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term nobbut is used in the context of the following news items.
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Talking Sport: England cricketers get sharp reminder
When I was nobbut a lad, you got a clip round the ear for that. The BBC have lost most major sports to other broadcasters and it's hard to feel ... «Spenborough Guardian, Jul 15»
2
Crook's tour
THOUGH he's nobbut a bairn, young Norman Fannon turns up at the Age UK gentlemen's breakfast in Durham indoor market. Norman, his dad, ran Wheatley ... «The Northern Echo, Jul 15»
3
PICTURES: Reverend Daniel Burton drives around parish in flat …
After making the car he used it to promote his business 'Nobbut Lads' by having his shop's sign painted onto the bonnet and driving around the ... «Rossendale Free Press, Jul 15»
4
From plitter to drabbletail: the words we love
... case they'll own up to being nobbut middlin (a touch unwell). There are many Yorkshire dialect words for fools and scoundrels, bizzumhead, ... «The Guardian, May 15»
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LOCAL SLANG: I'm a yellabelly and proud of it
Alan Stennett's book Nobbut a Yellerbelly is a great insight into Lincolnshire dialect and well worth a read. The Lincolnshire Life museum pays ... «Spalding Guardian, May 15»
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Election 2015: Bernard Ingham on Yorkshire's three Prime Ministers
... led the Labour Party for 13 years, served as Prime Minister for some eight years and, as he often boasted, won - some only 'nobbut just' - four ... «Yorkshire Post, May 15»
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Chris Waters: World Cup format misses chance to showcase the one …
When I was nobbut a lad, England would play five Tests each summer and a handful of games in the old Texaco one-day trophy. Nowadays ... «Yorkshire Post, Feb 15»
8
DJ Taylor: The journalist who suggested national treasure Brian …
Then there are the three volumes of autobiography (Nobbut a Lad from Leeds, 'Appen I Shall and 'Appen I Did), which chart his rise from abject ... «The Independent, Feb 15»
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Diary 22: Out of luck and hitting 70
It's nobbut a chicken. 26thdecember1944_291214_a They say life begins at 50. Back in 1950 the thought of being 70 never occurred to me. «TheFootballNetwork.net, Dec 14»
10
Men of the moors
Walkwise, Bingley and Haworth were nobbut five miles apart. Halliwell Sutcliffe became steeped in Haworth, the Brontes and the Moors. «Craven Herald, Oct 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Nobbut [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/nobbut>. Jul 2020 ».
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