What does nails mean?

Definitions for nails
nails

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nails.

Wiktionary

  1. nails(Noun)

    The four round-topped pedestals outside the Corn Exchange in Bristol on which bargains used to be struck.

Freebase

  1. Nails

    Nails is a 1979 Canadian short documentary film directed by Phillip Borsos. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short. The subject of the film was simply the manufacturing process used to make nails.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Nails

    The thin, horny plates that cover the dorsal surfaces of the distal phalanges of the fingers and toes of primates.

Editors Contribution

  1. nails

    Plural noun of nail.

    We used a number of different types of nails to construct the fence in the garden.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on February 13, 2016  

Suggested Resources

  1. nails

    Song lyrics by nails -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by nails on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nails' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4406

Anagrams for nails »

  1. anils

  2. slain

  3. snail

How to pronounce nails?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nails in sign language?

  1. nails

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nails in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nails in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of nails in a Sentence

  1. Denis Diderot:

    Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.

  2. Dianna Agron:

    It was like nails on a chalkboard. Sexy is a word I never equate with myself.

  3. David Lee:

    They keep doing it. They don’t give up. They just keep putting the nails out.

  4. Walter Savage Landor:

    Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend.

  5. Walter Savage Landor:

    People, like nails, lose their effectiveness when they lose direction and begin to bend.

Images & Illustrations of nails

  1. nailsnailsnailsnailsnails

Popularity rank by frequency of use

nails#1#8486#10000

Translation

Find a translation for the nails definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these nails definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"nails." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 22 Sep. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/nails>.

Are we missing a good definition for nails? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for nails:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.