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Meaning of “nick” - Learner’s Dictionary

nick

noun     /nɪk/
PRISON [C] mainly UK informal
a prison or police station: They spent the night in the nick.Prisons and parts of prisons
CUT [C]
a small cut: He has a little nick on his cheek.Cutting and stabbing
in bad/good nick UK informal
in bad/good conditionConditions and characteristics
Translations of “nick”
in Vietnamese nấc, khía…
in Spanish muesca, hendedura…
in Thai รอยบาก…
in Malaysian calar…
in French entaille…
in German die Kerbe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 切割, 刻痕, 缺口…
in Indonesian goresan, torehan…
in Russian тюрьма, полицейский участок, порез…
in Turkish hapishane, mahpus, karakol…
in Chinese (Simplified) 切割, 刻痕, 缺口…
in Polish pudło, paka, zadraśnięcie…
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