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Meaning of SNICK

Pronunciation:  snik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a glancing contact with the ball off the edge of the cricket bat
  2. [n]  a small cut
  3. [v]  cut slightly, with a razor; "The barber's knife nicked his cheek"
  4. [v]  hit a glancing blow with the edge of the bat, in cricket

SNICK is a 5 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: nick, nick, notch
 See Also: contact, cricket, cut, cut, cutting, hit



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Snick\, n. [Prov. E. snick a notch; cf. Icel. snikka
    nick, cut.]
    1. A small cut or mark.
    2. (Cricket) A slight hit or tip of the ball, often
    3. (Fiber) A knot or irregularity in yarn. --Knight.
    4. (Furriery) A snip or cut, as in the hair of a beast.
    {Snick and snee} [cf. D. snee, snede, a cut], a combat with
       knives. [Obs.] --Wiseman.
  2. \Snick\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Snicked}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    1. To cut slightly; to strike, or strike off, as by cutting.
       --H. Kingsley.
    2. (Cricket) To hit (a ball) lightly. --R. A. Proctor.
  3. \Snick\, n. & v. t.
    See {Sneck}. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
    {Snick up}, shut up; silenced. See Sneck up, under {Sneck}.
             Give him money, George, and let him go snick up.
                                                   --Beau. & Fl.