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Knab

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Knab To nab. See Nab v. t.
    • Knab To seize with the teeth; to gnaw. "Knabbing crusts."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • knab To bite; gnaw; nibble.
    • knab Another spelling of nab.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Nab (v. t.), and cf. Knap (v. t.)

Usage

In literature:

KNAB, F. See Howard, Dyar, and Knab.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
KNAB, F.: 1909, Luminous Termite Hills.
"The Nature of Animal Light" by E. Newton Harvey
Thet red-haired thief hez knabbed every tarnal pattridge 'n Bob White they iz.
"Pastoral Days" by William Hamilton Gibson
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In news:

RENO, NV — Candace Theresa Knab passed into God's gentle hands on October 31, 2012, and is now flying with the angels in Heaven.
She was born in Niagara Falls, NY to parents Marion and Donald J Knab on December 13, 1958.
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