how to pronounce nicked


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nicked is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of nicked in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… found it it nicked the trees and bounced …”

meanings of nicked


  1. Having one or more nicks; notched.
  2. Stolen.
  3. Captured (by police); arrested.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of nick.

nicked frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nicked occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics nicked can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that nicked can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to nicked


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