(Canadian, informal) the practice of knocking on a door or ringing a doorbell and running away before it is answered
/ˈnɪkɪˈtæm/ noun 1. (Scot) a strap or string secured round a trouser leg below the knee, formerly worn esp by farm workers to keep the trouser bottoms clear of dirt n. also nicky tam, “garter worn over trousers,” 1911, from Scottish, from shortened form of knickers + Scottish & northern English dialect taum, from Old […]
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[nik-uh-bahr-eez, ‐ees, ‐bah-reez, ‐rees] /ˌnɪk əˈbɑr iz, ‐is, ‐bɑˈriz, ‐ˈris/ noun, plural Nicobarese. 1. a member of a people or group of peoples inhabiting the Nicobar Islands. 2. the group of Austroasiatic languages spoken by the Nicobarese.
[nik-uh-bahr] /ˈnɪk əˌbɑr/ plural noun 1. a group of islands of India in the E part of the Bay of Bengal, forming the S part of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. 635 sq. mi. (1645 sq. km). /ˈnɪkəˌbɑː/ plural noun 1. a group of 19 islands in the Indian Ocean, south of the Andaman Islands, […]