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noun
  1. An Australian bird, Grus rubicunda.
nene Tweet Definition of nene Like Definition of nene on Facebook
noun
  1. State bird of Hawaii, the Hawaiian goose or Nēnē goose.
nest Tweet Definition of nest Like Definition of nest on Facebook
noun
  1. A structure built by a bird as a place to incubate eggs and rear young
  2. a place used by another mammal, fish, amphibian or insect, for depositing eggs and hatching young
  3. A snug, comfortable, or cozy residence or job situation
  4. a retreat, or place of habitual resort
  5. a hideout for bad people to frequent or haunt
That nightclub is a of strange people!
  1. A home that a child or young adult shares with a parent, guardian, or a person acting in the capacity of a parent or guardian. A parental home.
I am aspiring to leave the .
  1. (context, cards) A fixed amount of cards in some bidding games awarded to the highest bidder allowing him to exchange any or all with cards in his hand.
I was forced to change trumps when I found the Ace, Jack, and nine of diamonds in the .
  1. (computing) a structure in a programming code, like blocks, functions, subroutines, etc.
verb
  1. (intransitive) Of animals: To build or settle into a nest.
  2. (intransitive) To settle into a home.
We loved the new house and were nesting there in 2 days!
  1. (intransitive) To successively neatly fit inside another.
I bought a set of nesting mixing bowls for mom.
  1. (transitive) To place in, or as if in, a nest.
  2. (transitive) To place one thing neatly inside another, and both inside yet another (and so on).
There would be much more room in the attic if you had nested all the empty boxes.
Nide Tweet Definition of Nide Like Definition of Nide on Facebook
proper noun
  1. a Polynesian language spoken in Vanuatu.
nighthawk Tweet Definition of nighthawk Like Definition of nighthawk on Facebook
noun
  1. A New World nightjar.
nightingale Tweet Definition of nightingale Like Definition of nightingale on Facebook
noun
  1. A European singing bird, Luscinia megarhynchos in the family Turdidae.
nightjar Tweet Definition of nightjar Like Definition of nightjar on Facebook
noun
  1. Any of various medium-sized nocturnal birds of the family Caprimulgidae, that feed predominantly on moths and other large flying insects.
nonpareil Tweet Definition of nonpareil Like Definition of nonpareil on Facebook
noun
  1. A person or thing that has no equal; a paragon.
  2. A small, flat chocolate drop covered with white pellets of sugar.
nun Tweet Definition of nun Like Definition of nun on Facebook
noun
  1. A member of a Christian religious community of women who live by certain vows and usually wear a habit.
Nutcracker Tweet Definition of Nutcracker Like Definition of Nutcracker on Facebook
noun (wikipedia, The Nutcracker)
The Nutcracker
  1. A ballet by Tchaikovsky
nuthatch Tweet Definition of nuthatch Like Definition of nuthatch on Facebook
noun (pluralnuthatches)
  1. Any of various small passerine birds from the family Sittidae found throughout the Northern hemisphere that have the unusual ability to climb down trees head first.

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