There are 2 main definitions of neb in English:


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Pronunciation: /nɛb


Scottish & Northern English
1A nose, snout, or bird’s beak.
More example sentences
  • Apart from my neb, I'm really not that bad looking, but whenever I'm talking to anyone they just can't help staring at it.
  • Keep your cocky neb out and concentrate on playing your grandad tournaments and pretending to be a panto queen.
1.1The peak of a cap.
More example sentences
  • The fellow had his cap on back to front just as you did when you were milking by hand as it meant your head fitted more snuggly into the cow's flank without the cap neb being in the way.


Old English nebb, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch neb(be); compare with nib.

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There are 2 main definitions of neb in English:


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1(In the UK) National Enterprise Board.
1.1New English Bible.

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