Definitions for neatnit
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word neat
clean or organized
"her neat dress"; "a neat room"
showing care in execution
"neat homework"; "neat handwriting"
neat, refined, tasteful(adj)
free from what is tawdry or unbecoming
"a neat style"; "a neat set of rules"; "she hated to have her neat plans upset"
free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed
"he landed a clean left on his opponent's cheek"; "a clean throw"; "the neat exactness of the surgeon's knife"
bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell, smashing(adj)
"he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
neat, straight, full-strength(adj)
"took his whiskey neat"
Free from admixture or adulteration; good of its kind; as, neat brandy; to drink one's vodka neat. Hence: (Chem.) Pure; undiluted; as, dissolved in neat acetone.
Origin: [OE. nett, F. nett, fr. L. nitidus, fr. nitere to shine. Cf. Nitid, Net, a., Natty.]
cattle of the genus Bos, as distinguished from horses, sheep, and goats; an animal of the genus Bos; as, a neat's tongue; a neat's foot
of or pertaining to the genus Bos, or to cattle of that genus; as, neat cattle
free from that which soils, defiles, or disorders; clean; cleanly; tidy
free from what is unbecoming, inappropriate, or tawdry; simple and becoming; pleasing with simplicity; tasteful; chaste; as, a neat style; a neat dress
free from admixture or adulteration; good of its kind; as, neat brandy
excellent in character, skill, or performance, etc.; nice; finished; adroit; as, a neat design; a neat thief
with all deductions or allowances made; net. [In this sense usually written net. See Net, a., 3.]
Origin: [See neat, n.]
Neat is a Canadian television series, which airs on HGTV in Canada and formerly on Discovery Home in the United States. Hosted by professional organizer Hellen Buttigieg, Neat is a home improvement series in which Buttigieg helps a person with cluttered living spaces devise solutions to help organize their lives and possessions more effectively.
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Rank popularity for the word 'neat' in Adjectives Frequency: #651
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Coffee black, water tap, whisky neat.
There's one thing about baldness, it's neat.
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat.
It doesn't end in a neat signature and the laying down of arms.
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Translations for neat
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- نظيف, انيقArabic
- enginyós, sol, pulcre, net, purCatalan, Valencian
- Hausrind, sauber, nett, adrettGerman
- pulcro, pura, res, puro, bien hecho, limpio, derecho, bovinoSpanish
- puhdas, taitava, nauta, siisti, raaka, etevä, tyylikäsFinnish
- ordonné, pure, net, bétail, purFrench
- שור, בקרHebrew
- pulito, puro, ordinatoItalian
- tīrs, glīts, tīrīgsLatvian
- puur, netDutch
- asseado, bovino, limpado, levePortuguese
- чистый, бык, опрятный, короваRussian
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