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(noun, verb)


There are 7 meanings of the word Nod.

How to pronounce nod:


Nod - as a noun

A sign of assent or salutation or command

The act of nodding the head

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Nod - as a verb

Express or signify by nodding

Example: "He nodded his approval"

Lower and raise the head, as to indicate assent or agreement or confirmation

Example: "The teacher nodded when the student gave the right answer"

Let the head fall forward through drowsiness

Example: "The old man was nodding in his chair"

Sway gently back and forth, as in a nodding motion

Example: "The flowers were nodding in the breeze"

Be almost asleep

Example: "The old man sat nodding by the fireplace"

Example Sentences

"She gave a nod of approval to show her agreement."
"He greeted me with a friendly nod."
"The teacher acknowledged my presence with a nod."
"I could see the nod of recognition in his eyes."
"After his impressive performance, the audience gave him a nod of appreciation."
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Word Game Points

Is NOD a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, nod is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

NOD has a SCRABBLE points total of 4.

Is NOD a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, nod is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
NOD has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 5.

Is NOD a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, nod is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
NOD has a WORDFEUD points total of 4.

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