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English definition of “nick”

nick

verb [T] (CHARGE)    /nɪk/ US informal
to cheat someone or to charge someone too much money: $50 for a meal like that - we were nicked! If your bank account balance falls below the minimum, you'll be nicked for a $5 service charge.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
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