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Adjective: nice (nicer,nicest)  nIs
  1. Pleasant or pleasing or agreeable in nature or appearance
    "what a nice fellow you are and we all thought you so nasty"; "nice manners"; "a nice dress"; "a nice face"; "a nice day"; "had a nice time at the party"; "the corn and tomatoes are nice today"
     
  2. Socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous
    "a nice girl";
    - decent
     
  3. Done with delicacy and skill
    "a job requiring nice measurements with a micrometer"; "a nice shot"; "a nice bit of craft";
    - skillful [N. Amer], skilful [Brit, Cdn]
     
  4. Excessively fastidious and easily disgusted
    "too nice about his food to take to camp cooking";
    - dainty, overnice, prissy, squeamish
     
  5. Exhibiting courtesy and politeness
    "a nice gesture";
    - courteous, gracious
Noun: Nice  nees
  1. A city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean; the leading resort on the French Riviera

Sounds like: new, nice

Derived forms: nicest, nicer

See also: fastidious, good, niceness, pleasant, polite, precise, respectable

Type of: city, metropolis, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Antonym: nasty

Part of: France, French Republic

Encyclopedia: Nice, California