nibbly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

nibble +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nibbly ‎(comparative more nibbly, superlative most nibbly)

  1. Prone to, or suitable for, nibbling.
    • 2009 April 16, “This shop's a jewel, too”, in Toronto Star[1]:
      Toss in wine and nibbly things to munch and it adds up to a unique shopping experience.

Noun[edit]

nibbly ‎(plural nibblies)

  1. (informal) Any food suitable for nibbling, snack food.
    • 2004, David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas
      The dumbstruck crowd parted as the murderer made his way to the nibblies []

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