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Idioms for nod

Origin of nod

First recorded in 1350–1400; Middle English nodde, of uncertain origin

OTHER WORDS FROM nod

nod·der, nounnod·ding·ly, adverbun·nod·ding, adjective

Definition for nod (2 of 2)

Nod
[ nod ]
/ nɒd /

noun

the land east of Eden where Cain went to dwell. Genesis 4:16.

Origin of Nod

Ultimately from Hebrew Nōdh “wandering”
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British Dictionary definitions for nod

nod
/ (nɒd) /

verb nods, nodding or nodded

noun

See also nod off, nod out

Derived forms of nod

nodding, adjective, noun

Word Origin for nod

C14 nodde, of obscure origin
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Idioms and Phrases with nod

nod

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