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noun as in chip, scratch

verb as in chip, scratch


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Nick asked her to quit her job to help out with his business.

His method is to slit open the sides of a box first, then slightly lift up the middle before you slice down, so you don’t puncture or nick anything packed near the top.

I moved back to Colorado in 2005 and logged 30 days on the mountain, learning to snowboard behind my friend Nick.

Just one grade ahead, Nick was tall and handsome and friendly.

It wasn’t getting much traction, but a friend of Nick’s, who worked for an e-commerce agency, said that if the two could tweak it for building e-commerce pages specifically, his agency would use it and even pay them.

The incident sparked his belief in Santa, but he would have to wait nearly two decades before dressing up as Jolly St. Nick.

Internet media entrepreneur Nick Denton is a person to whom harsh judgments adhere like barnacles.

For Nick Offerman, of Parks and Recreation, the one is a thing: whiskey.

“The majority of it goes to Nick and Owen, to the company,” former RSD instructor Kole told me.

Pointing out that Nick Denton writes and speaks like a literate adult and not like a 14-year-old in remedial English.

Such of the sound waves is pass through the second nick will become attenuated in charging the chamber B.

Tom pitched forward heavily, saving himself and his animal from an ignominious accident just in the nick of time.

The nick-name of Gigonnet was applied to Bidault on account of a feverish, involuntary contraction of a leg muscle.

"Huh," grunted Mollie, as she flung herself upon Old Nick's back and patted him soothingly.

Nick came over and perched himself upon the table's edge, one leg swinging in the air.

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On this page you'll find 76 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to nick, such as: cut, damage, dent, dint, indent, and jag.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.