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verb [transitive] nick pronunciation in British English /nɪk/
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present participlenicking
past tensenicked
past participlenicked
  1. 1
    British informal to steal something
    His wallet got nicked when he was on holiday.
  2. 2
    to cut the surface of something slightly
    He nicked his finger opening a tin.

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