Definitions of nice

  1. exhibiting courtesy and politeness; "a nice gesture" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. excessively fastidious and easily disgusted; "too nice about his food to take to camp cooking"; "so squeamish he would only touch the toilet handle with his elbow" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous; "from a decent family"; "a nice girl" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. noting distinctions with nicety; "a discriminating interior designer"; "a nice sense of color"; "a nice point in the argument" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean; the leading resort on the French Riviera Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. done with delicacy and skill; "a nice bit of craft"; "a job requiring nice measurements with a micrometer"; "a nice shot" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. Foolish; silly; simple; ignorant; also, weak; effeminate. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Of trifling moment; nimportant; trivial. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Overscrupulous or exacting; hard to please or satisfy; fastidious in small matters. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Delicate; refined; dainty; pure. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Apprehending slight differences or delicate distinctions; distinguishing accurately or minutely; carefully discriminating; as, a nice taste or judgment. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Done or made with careful labor; suited to excite admiration on account of exactness; evidencing great skill; exact; fine; finished; as, nice proportions, nice workmanship, a nice application; exactly or fastidiously discriminated; requiring close discrimination; as, a nice point of law, a nice distinction in philosophy. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Pleasing; agreeable; gratifying; delightful; good; as, a nice party; a nice excursion; a nice person; a nice day; a nice sauce, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. Precise; acute; as, nice judgment; fine; delicate; as, a nice discrimination; fastidious; overparticular; delicate; refined; as, to be nice in one's habits or dress; socially agreeable; pleasant; as, nice manners; nice people; pleasing to the taste; very exact; as, a nice piece of work. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. Nicely. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. Niceness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Foolishly particular: hard to please: fastidious: requiring refinement of apprehension or delicacy of treatment: exact: delicate: dainty: agreeable: delightful. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  18. Fastidious; refined; requiring delicate discrimination or treatment; exact; agreeable. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  19. Refined; delicate; exact, accurate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  20. Very pleasant to the taste; dainty; delicious: delicate; fine; exact; precise; requiring serupulous exactness; minutely discriminative; over-exact; fastidions; easily injured; refined. To make nice, to be scrupulous. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. Foolishly particular; over-regard to trifling matters; attentive to minutiae; sweet or very pleasant to the taste; accurate; discriminating; requiring scrupulous exactness; fastidious; showing great delicacy; refined; pleasing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  22. n[=i]s, adj. foolishly simple: over-particular: hard to please: fastidious: marking or taking notice of very small differences: done with great care and exactness, accurate: easily injured: delicate: dainty: agreeable: delightful.--adv. NICE'LY.--ns. NICE'NESS, quality of being nice: exactness: scrupulousness: pleasantness; NIC'ETY, quality of being nice: delicate management: exactness of treatment: fineness of perception: fastidiousness: that which is delicate to the taste: a delicacy.--TO A NICETY, with great exactness. [O. Fr. nice, foolish, simple--L. nescius, ignorant--ne, not, sc[=i]re, to know.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  23. Fastidious, dainty, hard to please, of refined or critical tastes; precise, punctilious, scrupulous, particular, (must not be too n. about the means); requiring precision, care, tact, or discrimination (a n. experiment, question, point, negotiation); minute, subtle, (a n. distinction, shade of meaning); attentive, close, (a n. inquiry, observer); delicately sensitive, discriminative, or deft (a n. ear, judgment, hand; weighed in the nicest scales, lit. or fig.); (colloq.) agreeable, attractive, delightful, well-flavoured, satisfactory, kind, friendly, considerate, generally commendable (often iron., as here is a n. mess); n. and, satisfactorily, as the house stands n. & high, car is going n. & fast; n.-looking, pretty or of engaging appearance. Hence nicely adv., niceness n., nicish (2) a. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  24. (As adv. with adjj.) sufficiently or properly (this is a n. long one). Concise Oxford Dictionary

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