- Slang. the head.
- Cribbage. Sometimes his nobs. the jack of the same suit as the card turned up, counting one to the holder.
noun Chiefly British Slang.
- a person of wealth or social importance.
- the jack of the suit turned up
- one for his nob the call made with this jack, scoring one point
- slang, mainly British a person of social distinction
- slang the head
- a variant spelling of knob (def. 4) taboo
n.“head,” c.1700, slang variant of knob (q.v.).