nide

[ nahyd ]
/ naɪd /

noun

a nest or brood, especially of pheasants.

Nearby words

  1. nidation,
  2. niddering,
  3. niddick,
  4. niddle-noddle,
  5. niddm,
  6. nidge,
  7. nidhogg,
  8. nidicolous,
  9. nidificate,
  10. nidification

Origin of nide

1670–80; < Latin nīdus nest

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British Dictionary definitions for nide

nide

/ (naɪd) /

noun

another word for nye

Word Origin for nide

C17: from Latin nīdus nest

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