Found 460 phrases starting with N:


n.a.Initialism of not applicable.Rate it:
na na na na boo booAlternative spelling of na-na na-na boo-booRate it:
na na na na na naAlternative form of na-na na-na boo-booRate it:
na-na na-na boo-booA taunt or putdown, typically used to indicate that the speaker believes he or she has beaten the listener in a competition or is better in some other way or in a general sense; or an expression of satisfaction that the listener has received some supposedly deserved minor punishment or misfortune.Rate it:
na-na na-na boo-boo[c. mid 20th century?] A taunt or putdown, typically used to indicate that the speaker believes he or she has beaten the listener in a competition or is better in some other way or in a general sense; or an expression of satisfaction that the listener has received some supposedly deserved minor punishment or misfortune (a schadenfreude).Rate it:
na-na na-na na-naAlternative form of na-na na-na boo-booRate it:
na-na na-na na-naAlternative form of na-na na-na boo-boo.Rate it:
NADNamibian dollarRate it:
naff offA mild version of f** off.Rate it:
nag a ramA response to a reference to anagrams.Rate it:
nail biterA nervous or uncomfortable situation.Rate it:
nail biterAn engaging or exciting cliffhanger.Rate it:
nail biterOne who bites or chews his or her fingernails.Rate it:
nail downTo attach with nails.Rate it:
nail downFirm or certain.Rate it:
nail the hammer on the headTo solve a problem of any sort; to get the right answer to something; to be on target, spot on.Rate it:
naked apeA human being.Rate it:
naked as a jaybirdStark naked; nude; especially, naked in a public setting and without embarrassment.Rate it:
namby pambyweakly sentimentalRate it:
name afterTo intentionally give someone or something the same name or a derivation of the same name as another person, place, or thing.Rate it:
name and shameSo as to single them out for individual blame and censure.Rate it:
name forTo intentionally give someone the same name or a derivation of the same name as another person, place, or thing.Rate it:
name it, claim itA catch phrase of the Christian Word faith movement, a statement of faith and affirmation.Rate it:
name namesTo identify specific people, especially people involved in confidential activity, misdeeds, or crimes.Rate it:
name of the gameThe essential element (needed to reach the principal goal or objective); the overall purpose.Rate it:
name your poisonIndicate what type of alcoholic beverage you wish to be served.Rate it:
Nantucket sleigh rideAn obsolete and dangerous method of whale hunting in which a small boat manned by rowers and a harpooner, or a series of small boats tied together, would be attached to a whale by means of a harpoon and would then be towed by the creature at high speed across the water's surface, until the whale eventually became exhausted.Rate it:
Nantucket sleigh rideA similar scenario involving a large fish.Rate it:
ñapathe little something extraRate it:
narmeanEye dialect spelling of do you know what I mean.Rate it:
narrow boatcanal bargeRate it:
narrow downMake more specific.Rate it:
nary aNot one; none.Rate it:
nasciturus ruleAn unborn child, if subsequently born alive, is considered as already in existence whenever it is to its own advantage.Rate it:
national insurancestate social-security schemeRate it:
native soilThe country or geographical region where one was born or which one considers to be one's true homeland.Rate it:
native soilSource, place of origin, principal location, or natural habitat.Rate it:
nature callsUsed to indicate that someone feels a need to urinate or defecate.Rate it:
nature vs nurtureComparing innate skills with learned skills.Rate it:
NAWALTInitialism of Not All Women Are Like ThatRate it:
NBInitialism of nota bene; used in written English to introduce something to be noted.Rate it:
ne bis in idemThe concept that no legal action can be instituted twice for the same cause.Rate it:
ne'er cast a clout til may be outAdvice not to change from winter clothes to summer clothes until June, as there is often a sudden cold snap in May.Rate it:
ne'er do welluselessRate it:
near missnarrowly avoided accidentRate it:
near postThe goalpost nearest from where a cross is made.Rate it:
near the knuckleRisqué, sexual, suggestive of impropriety..Rate it:
nearest and dearestClosest, most intimate.Rate it:
nearly never bulled a cow(Irish) Near enough is not good enough.Rate it:
neat and tidyIn a state of good order; tidy.Rate it:

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