adjective, nic·er, nic·est.
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From there we took the train to Nice, France, but the French border control caught us and sent us back to Italy.
Another beautiful Eminor number, with a nice shift up to the major for the chorus.
Champagne, which is also acidic, offers a nice complement to anything from tuna tartare to beef bourguignon.
It was also nice to have a place where my family and friends could see what was going on in my life.
They gave us three laptops (to run our light show) and a nice chunk of cash.
Altogether, it was a nice scrambling, homelike expedition, if I had not come back with such a bad headache.Up the Country|Emily Eden
She is married now and lives at Ashland, and has two nice children, a boy and a girl.How To Do It|Edward Everett Hale
Find a nice place not too far from the city—say on Long Island—and I can run out whenever necessary.The Nest Builder|Beatrice Forbes-Robertson Hale
He is magnificent--a saint--a scholar--everything--but not nice!Lady Merton, Colonist|Mrs. Humphry Ward
It had classical proportions and nice shaping and dressing in stone.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
British Dictionary definitions for nice (1 of 4)
- foolish or ignorant
- shy; modest