Definition of Nail in English :
Define Nail in English
Nail meaning in English
Meaning of Nail in English
Pronunciation of Nail in English
Nail pronunciation in English
Pronounce Nail in Englishsee synonyms of nail
horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits
a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener
a former unit of length for cloth equal to 1/16 of a yard
attach something somewhere by means of nails
Example Sentences:'nail the board onto the wall'
take into custody
Example Sentences:'the police nabbed the suspected criminals'
succeed in obtaining a position
Example Sentences:'He nailed down a spot at Harvard'
succeed at easily
Example Sentences:'She sailed through her exams''You will pass with flying colors''She nailed her astrophysics course'
9. nail, pinpoint
Example Sentences:'can you pinpoint the position of the enemy?''The chemists could not nail the identity of the chromosome'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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