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nig

[ nig ]
/ nɪg /
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verb (used with object), nigged, nig·ging. Masonry.

nidge.

RELATED WORDS

invalidate, annul, veto, void, undo, abolish, restrict, quash, offset, negate, abrogate, repeal, rescind, torpedo, deny, revoke, reverse, renounce, repudiate, disavow

Nearby words

nife, nifedipine, niff, niflheim, nifty, nig, nig-nog, nigel, nigella, niger, niger seed
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nig


n.

c.1300, "niggardly person" (see niggard). As an abbreviated form of nigger, attested by c.1832, American English.

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