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Definition of "nicker" []

  • To neigh softly. (verb-intransitive)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "nicker" in a sentence
  • "The terms nicker for a one-pound note and half a nicker for a ten-shilling note are New Zealand expressions that arrived in Britain, and they were also widely used by counterfeiters in the underworld."
  • "-- A tropical plant, bearing the seeds known as nicker nuts, or bonduc nuts."
  • "Brown's "nicker" without acknowledgment, and lost it."