Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

nail-sick

or nailsick

[neyl-sik] /ˈneɪlˌsɪk/
adjective, Nautical.
1.
Origin of nail-sick
1860-1865
1860-65
Related forms
nail sickness, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for nail-sick
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for nail-sick

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for nail

4
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for nail-sick