The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Nick \Nick\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nicked (n[i^]kt); p. pr. &
vb. n. Nicking.]
1. To make a nick or nicks in; to notch; to keep count of or
upon by nicks; as, to nick a stick, tally, etc.
2. To mar; to deface; to make ragged, as by cutting nicks or
notches in; to create a nick in, deliberately or
accidentally; as, to nick the rim of a teacup.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
And thence proceed to nicking sashes. --Prior.
The itch of his affection should not then
Have nicked his captainship. --Shak.
3. To suit or fit into, as by a correspondence of nicks; to
Words nicking and resembling one another are
applicable to different significations. --Camden.
4. To hit at, or in, the nick; to touch rightly; to strike at
the precise point or time.
The just season of doing things must be nicked, and
all accidents improved. --L'Estrange.
5. To make a cross cut or cuts on the under side of (the tail
of a horse, in order to make him carry it higher).
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
26 Moby Thesaurus words for "nicked":
battlemented, chopped, crenate, crenated, crenellated, crenulate,
dentate, dentated, embrasured, erose, gashed, incised, indented,
jagged, jaggy, lacerate, lacerated, notched, saw-toothed, sawlike,
scalloped, scored, serrate, serrated, serrulated, toothed