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Noun
A small cut or notch
“Like the old rifles, the rear sight bears a tiny nick of a sighting notch.”
Noun
A police station
“He ought to be retiring to the nick after all the dodgy warrants he signed for Inspector Fiend.”
Noun
A building in which people are legally held as a punishment for a crime they have committed or while awaiting trial
Noun
The (good) condition or state of someone or something
Noun
A small area on a surface having a different color from its surroundings, typically one caused by damage or dirt
Noun
A small hole in something such as the skin, caused by a sharp object
Noun
Foul ball
Noun
A pseudonym used for Internet communications
Noun
A joke or type of wordplay in which similar senses or sounds of two words or phrases, or different senses of the same word, are deliberately confused
Noun
The condition of being physically fit and healthy
Noun
The action of arresting someone
Noun
The quality of being rough on the surface
Noun
Physical pain or injury
Verb
To steal
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“Do you go up to a victim of theft, nick their watch then get annoyed when they get slightly defensive?”
Verb
Make a nick or nicks in
“And that was ok too, because, who didn't, every once in a while, nick themselves shaving?”
Verb
To arrest (someone)
“The police nicked me for carrying an offensive weapon.”
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Make notches in
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To pierce and make a hole or holes in
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Hit a foul
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To cut with small quick strokes with scissors or shears
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Cause a tingling sensation in
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To cause damage to
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Charge too much
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To obtain (something) for free, particularly by guile or persuasion
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To cause physical pain to
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