Meaning of “nick” in the English Dictionary

"nick" in British English

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nicknoun

uk /nɪk/ us /nɪk/

nickverb [ T ]

uk /nɪk/ us /nɪk/

(Definition of “nick” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nick" in American English

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nicknoun [ C ]

us /nɪk/

a small cut in a surface or an edge:

The car was covered with nicks and scratches.
nick
verb [ T ] us /nɪk/

He nicked himself shaving.

(Definition of “nick” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)