He then closed the net, and came away, complaining that it was "nobbut a poor catch."
Deary me, but ye've gat all sorts of sons though you've nobbut two.
Why, aw niver knew it smook'd afoor; but this fire's nobbut just lit.
And as for the touch of damp, 'tis nobbut the pride o' the mornin'.
Th' truth can do yo noa harm, wheer yo are, an I'm nobbut askin for informashun's sake.
The poor lads inside had nobbut a little water to drink and nowt to eat.
If yo dooant like his compny sarve him th' same way —remember yo're 'number one,' an he's nobbut 'number two' to yo.
nobbut a farmer am I, in little business; but concerning of my children I will have my say.
What's nobbut an inconvenience to one is starvation to another.
But Captain nobbut would hear to no such reasonable proposal.