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1. nod

verb. ['ˈnɑːd'] express or signify by nodding.

Synonyms

  • motion
  • gesture

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger
  • recede

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Example sentences of the word nod


1. Noun, singular or mass
Hand fliers to people with more than just a nod.

Quotes containing the word nod


1. You possess other people's...bodies."He accepted that statement with a nod."Do you want to possess my body?""I want to do a lot of things to your body, but that's not one of them.
- Becca Fitzpatrick, Hush, Hush

2. That's why when major badasses greet each other in movies, they don't say anything, they just nod. The nod means, 'I' am a badass, and I recognize that you, too, are a badass,' but they don't say anything because they're Wolverine and Magneto and it would mess up their vibe to explain.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

3. When you meet someone new who instantly gets you, your sense of humor and your attitudes and your worldview, even if theirs are different - and you get them in return. You both talk and talk and agree and laugh and nod and yes, yes, of course you should get another round of drinks.
- Erin Morgenstern

2. nod

verb. ['ˈnɑːd'] lower and raise the head, as to indicate assent or agreement or confirmation.

Synonyms

  • intercommunicate

Antonyms

  • dislike
  • excommunicate

3. nod

noun. ['ˈnɑːd'] a sign of assent or salutation or command.

Synonyms

  • gesture

Antonyms

  • motionlessness
  • nonmoving

4. nod

noun. ['ˈnɑːd'] the act of nodding the head.

Synonyms

  • inclining
  • inclination

Antonyms

  • closing
  • opening
  • retreat

5. nod

verb. ['ˈnɑːd'] be almost asleep.

Antonyms

  • partiality

6. nod

verb. ['ˈnɑːd'] sway gently back and forth, as in a nodding motion.

Antonyms

  • ride
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