Definitions of nice

  1.   noting distinctions with nicety; " a discriminating interior designer"; " a nice sense of color"; " a nice point in the argument"
  2.   done with delicacy and skill; " a nice bit of craft"; " a job requiring nice measurements with a micrometer"; " a nice shot"
  3.   a city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean; the leading resort on the French Riviera
  4.   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.
  5.   Overscrupulous or exacting; hard to please or satisfy; fastidious in small matters.
  6.   Refined; delicate; exact, accurate.
  7.   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.
  8.   Foolishly particular: hard to please: fastidious: requiring refinement of apprehension or delicacy of treatment: exact: delicate: dainty: agreeable: delightful.
  9.   exhibiting courtesy and politeness; " a nice gesture"
  10.   Of trifling moment; nimportant; trivial.
  11.   Pleasing; agreeable; gratifying; delightful; good; as, a nice party; a nice excursion; a nice person; a nice day; a nice sauce, etc.
  12.   Apprehending slight differences or delicate distinctions; distinguishing accurately or minutely; carefully discriminating; as, a nice taste or judgment.
  13.   Fastidious; refined; requiring delicate discrimination or treatment; exact; agreeable.
  14.   socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous; " from a decent family"; " a nice girl"
  15.   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.
  16.   Niceness.
  17.   Delicate; refined; dainty; pure.
  18.   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"
  19.   Nicely.
  20.   Foolish; silly; simple; ignorant; also, weak; effeminate.
  21.   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.

Antonyms for nice

bilious, appalling, cranky, X-rated, contrary, breezy, lewd, big, awkward, malevolent, censurable, Rankling, proscribed, depressing, rotten, Interdicted, easygoing, iniquitous, crabby, annoying, grumpy, salty, undemanding, unattractive, commonplace, blue, pornographic, abhorrent, rough, dismal, inimical, distressing, coarse, fulsome, miserable, sloppy, irritating, barbarous, god-awful, improper, indecorous, smutty, low pressure, choleric, quick-tempered, indefinite, infuriating, surly, uncivilized, lugubrious, indelicate, horrid, great, perspicuous, exasperating, informal, lamentable, unsympathetic, evident, unprintable, testy, dishonest, blameworthy, mischievous, immense, splenetic, indecent, hostile, blunt, disheartening, nefarious, noisome, deplorable, forbidden, unceremonious, spicy, gross, nauseous, horrendous, incautious, unappealing, discourteous, ill-natured, sour, inexact, shocking, tacky, ornery, clumsy, unenjoyable, incensing, palpable, adversarial, sad, merciless, Irksome, atrocious, unfastidious, banned, large, petulant, shabby, cruel, careless, touchy, exceptionable, intolerable, boring, revolting, gauche, harsh, scandalous, broad, unmistakable, loose, lascivious, crude, sorrowful, affable, regrettable, dreadful, heartbreaking, seedy, immoral, unpleasant, heartrending, mournful, forbidding, querulous, ugly, black, perverted, filthy, lax, malicious, lenient, repellent, Pleasureless, open-and-shut, grotty, malign, inhuman, offensive, unacceptable, unethical, maddening, indiscriminating, irritable, bad, nauseating, Disallowed, unlovely, inconsiderate, jaundiced, intimidating, risque, fallen, aggravating, inflaming, gutter, apparent, unpalatable, mortal, loathsome, uncivil, Misbehaving, base, slapdash, antagonistic, froward, unmannerly, obscene, dolorous, distasteful, happy-go-lucky, odious, unseemly, peevish, unfriendly, ill-tempered, Enraging, barred, tedious, ribald, awful, Angering, patent, brutal, unambiguous, clear, savage, fussy, dyspeptic, degenerate, wicked, flat, grouchy, impure, Outraging, unsociable, clear-cut, heavy, repugnant, joyless, rancid, disturbing, nasty, relaxed, dishonorable, barbarian, unprincipled, incorrect, vulgar, mean, bitter, repulsive, off-color, gamy, ill-mannered, Unamiable, bloody-minded, unequivocal, sickening, dissolute, rude, despiteful, stag, catty, raunchy, erring, lackadaisical, trashy, uncritical, evil-minded, argumentative, unrighteous, naughty, doleful, impolite, obvious, barbaric, hateful, contentious, unbecoming, abominable, porny, unkind, depraved, carefree, irascible, prohibited, insipid, peeving, adversary, lousy, inappropriate, ghastly, icky, unwelcome, inhospitable, profane, ungenial, wanton, suggestive, ill-humored, cantankerous, hellish, vicious, dreary, low, racy, dirty, lachrymose, unscrupulous, untamed, unhappy, unrespectable, imprecise, dull, outlawed, infamous, heedless, wrong, unsatisfactory, Revulsive, vexing, unpleasing, displeasing, churlish, thick, foul, obnoxious, bearish, reprobate, upsetting, flexible, malignant, slipshod, bawdy, yucky, vile, uncongenial, errant, devil-may-care, spiteful, disagreeable, boorish, corrupt, debauched, acid, wretched, detestable, stale, vinegary, laid-back, permissive, gloomy, sinful, antipathetic, libertine, casual, noxious, stout, transparent, manifest, objectionable, ungracious, tragic, evil, reprehensible, locker room, ungraceful, debased, off, negative, perturbing, unsavory, virulent, horrible, disgusting, plain, undiscriminating, villainous, Dissatisfying, Riling, snappish, huge, grungy.

Quotes of nice

  1. Sometimes I am two people. Johnny is the nice one. Cash causes all the trouble. They fight. – Johnny Cash
  2. Always be nice to those younger than you, because they are the ones who will be writing about you. – Cyril Connolly
  3. Nonviolent action does not have to get others to be nice It can in effect force them to consult their consciences. – Barbara Deming
  4. One of the nice things about acting is that it allows you to open up to the other people within you. – David Duchovny
  5. When I pick up the ball and it feels nice and light and small I know I'm going to have a good day. But if I picked it up and it's big and heavy, I know I'm liable to get into a little trouble. – Bob Feller
  6. Vice president- it has such a nice ring to it! – Geraldine Ferraro
  7. I'm nice and I show up on time. – Lauren Graham
  8. I get offered to do stuff where the money's nice but it's not something I want to do- I get offered a lot of commercials too. – Spike Lee
  9. We also have favourite place in France, called Charlot Premier in Nice which does excellent oysters. – Roger Moore
  10. Instead of thinking that's a nice tune, you start thinking is it the right pace, is it the right tempo? That is the death nell for artists. – Alison Moyet
  11. A cult following is a nice way of saying very few people like you. – Martin Mull
  12. I was born not too far from Minneapolis, so it's nice to come back and visit. – Marion Ross
  13. Real movie producers aren't this nice – Joel Siegel
  14. The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised. – George Will
  15. The method of political science is the interpretation of life; its instrument is insight, a nice understanding of subtle, unformulated conditions. – Woodrow Wilson

Usage examples for nice

  1. “ I hope it is something very nice indeed!" ” – Peggy by Laura E. Richards
  2. It isn't very nice down here. ” – Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum.
  3. “ " What a nice husband, is he not? ” – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  4. “ I love them because they live nice – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  5. “ I don't know what it was but I don't think it was a nice one. ” – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  6. She was a nice girl, and sorry. ” – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  7. As nice a old lady as any one could wish for, for a mother. ” – Light Freights, Complete by W. W. Jacobs
  8. “ I shall not stay where I cannot be nice – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  9. It's all very nice I dare say, and I'm sure I hope they will be happy. ” – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope
  10. “ " Yes, and a nice man of the world, too. ” – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  11. Don't you think that would be nice – Not Quite Eighteen by Susan Coolidge
  12. It must be very nice indeed." ” – Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course by W. B. M. Ferguson
  13. Well, it's nice to see you again, Miss Olwen. ” – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck
  14. They were all so nice – Verotchka's Tales by Mamin Siberiak
  15. “ I think it would be ever so nice – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  16. Do you think it a nice name? ” – To-morrow? by Victoria Cross
  17. He seems to be a very nice old gentleman. ” – Candida by George Bernard Shaw
  18. It would not be nice enough, but thank you. ” – Marcia Schuyler by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  19. It is so nice to have friends! ” – Tabitha at Ivy Hall by Ruth Alberta Brown
  20. “ " So nice of you to remember me. ” – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford

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