Definitions for nickerˈnɪk ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nick•erˈnɪk ər(v.i.; n.)-ered, -er•ing

  1. Category: Dialect

    Ref: neigh.

Origin of nicker:

1785–95; appar. var. of nicher, neigher, freq. of neigh ; see -er6

Princeton's WordNet

  1. neigh, nicker, whicker, whinny(verb)

    the characteristic sounds made by a horse

  2. neigh, nicker, whicker, whinny(verb)

    make a characteristic sound, of a horse


  1. nicker(Noun)

    Pound sterling.

    This coat cost me 50 nicker.

  2. nicker(Noun)

    A soft neighing sound characteristic of a horse.

  3. nicker(Verb)

    To make a soft neighing sound characteristic of a horse.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nicker(verb)

    one of the night brawlers of London formerly noted for breaking windows with half-pence

  2. Nicker(verb)

    the cutting lip which projects downward at the edge of a boring bit and cuts a circular groove in the wood to limit the size of the hole that is bored


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