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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The characteristic sounds made by a horse v. - Make a characteristic sound, of a horse.

Usage examples (40)
  • -- A tropical plant, bearing the seeds known as nicker nuts, or bonduc nuts.
  • Brown's "nicker" without acknowledgment, and lost it.
  • Uphill of us, I heard his horse give a soft nicker.
  • He broke off at sound of the unmistakable nicker of for more
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