1. [ noun ] an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)
Synonyms: gouge dent
Related terms: blemish dig indent
2. [ verb ] (sexuality) mate successfully; of livestock
Related terms: copulate
3. [ verb ] divide or reset the tail muscles, as of horses
Related terms: change
4. [ verb ] cut a nick into
Synonyms: chip
Related terms: cut crack
5. [ verb ] cut slightly, with a razor
Synonyms: snick

"The barber's knife nicked his cheek"

Related terms: cut notch
6. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 308
7. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 9415
8. [ noun ] a small cut
Synonyms: snick notch
Related terms: cut notch notch
Similar spelling:   Nicky