What is another word for nick?

Synonyms for nick

This thesaurus page includes all potential synonyms, words with the same meaning and similar terms for the word nick.

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 1 vote

  1. dent, ding, gouge, nicknoun

    an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)

    dent, gouge, slit, incision, ding, prick, snick, scratch, notch

  2. nicknoun

    (British slang) a prison

    "he's in the nick"

    notch, dent, ding, snick, gouge

  3. notch, nick, snickverb

    a small cut

    dent, gouge, ding, snick, notch, pass, mountain pass

  4. nick, snickverb

    cut slightly, with a razor

    "The barber's knife nicked his cheek"

    chip, snick

  5. nick, chipverb

    cut a nick into

    knap, come off, break off, snick, cut off, chip off, break away, chip

  6. nickverb

    divide or reset the tail muscles of

    "nick horses"

    chip, snick

  7. nickverb

    mate successfully; of livestock

    chip, snick

Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. nicknoun

    critical point (of time), critical moment, fortunate conjuncture

  2. nicknoun

    notch, dent, dint, indentation, incision

  3. nickverb

    notch, cut notches in

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. nicknoun

    notch, indentation, dent, score, dint

  2. nickverb

    notch, mar, deface, indent

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "nick":

    nik, -nick, nek, nicky, naik, nico, nic

Suggested Resources

  1. nick

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

  2. NICK

    What does NICK stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the NICK acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

How to pronounce nick?

How to say nick in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use nick in a sentence?

  1. Andy Murray:

    Nick Kyrgios's Nick Kyrgios, nick Kyrgios made a mistake. All the guys here when they were 19 or 20 made mistakes. Nick Kyrgios was seen by millions. It's unfortunate it happened. It was wrong.

  2. Joe Habachy:

    Nick Gordon worked hard to hold Nick Gordon head up and stay sober and... Nick Gordon genuinely wanted a happy healthy life with Nick Gordon family more than anything else, my heart goes out to the family and friends Nick Gordon leaves behind and to any other families dealing with the losses and heartache caused by drugs.

  3. American Arias:

    Nick Kyrgios can compete hard against( the Big Three) because there's no blow to Nick Kyrgios ego to lose, but if Nick Kyrgios is playing someone ranked a little lower, and Nick Kyrgios's obviously trying Nick Kyrgios hardest and Nick Kyrgios's losing or Nick Kyrgios possibly could lose, then Nick Kyrgios just goes in the tank and Nick Kyrgios's got that excuse for Nick Kyrgios ego.

  4. Andy Murray:

    To be honest, I believe Nick Kyrgios likes playing on big stages. I would expect Nick Kyrgios to be ready for The Shanghai match. Nick Kyrgios gets fired up for big matches, every match is a new match. Nick Kyrgios's Nick Kyrgios.

  5. Erik Pevernagie:

    Many are prepared to live a life of “wishless” happiness and undemanding contentment, when escaping from bad luck in the nick of time or just being lucky, once in a while, is a satisfactory option. ( " Happiness blowing in the wind. " )

Translations for nick

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for nick »


Find a translation for the nick synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

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


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"nick." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 2 Dec. 2023. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/nick>.

Discuss these nick synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for nick?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

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

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

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

    Browse Synonyms.com


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    which isn't a synonym
    • A. illegal
    • B. felonious
    • C. felinity
    • D. chargeable

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for nick: