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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a small cut;
[syn: notch, nick, snick]

2. a glancing contact with the ball off the edge of the cricket bat;


VERB (2)

1. hit a glancing blow with the edge of the bat;

2. cut slightly, with a razor;
- Example: "The barber's knife nicked his cheek"
[syn: nick, snick]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snick \Snick\, n. [Prov. E. snick a notch; cf. Icel. snikka nick, cut.] 1. A small cut or mark. [1913 Webster] 2. (Cricket) A slight hit or tip of the ball, often unintentional. [1913 Webster] 3. (Fiber) A knot or irregularity in yarn. --Knight. [1913 Webster] 4. (Furriery) A snip or cut, as in the hair of a beast. [1913 Webster] Snick and snee [cf. D. snee, snede, a cut], a combat with knives. [Obs.] --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snick \Snick\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Snicked; p. pr. & vb. n. Snicking.] 1. To cut slightly; to strike, or strike off, as by cutting. --H. Kingsley. [1913 Webster] 2. (Cricket) To hit (a ball) lightly. --R. A. Proctor. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snick \Snick\, n. & v. t. See Sneck. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] Snick up, shut up; silenced. See Sneck up, under Sneck. [1913 Webster] Give him money, George, and let him go snick up. --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

snick n 1: a small cut [syn: notch, nick, snick] 2: a glancing contact with the ball off the edge of the cricket bat v 1: hit a glancing blow with the edge of the bat 2: cut slightly, with a razor; "The barber's knife nicked his cheek" [syn: nick, snick]