browse search

Word Explorer
Children's Dictionary
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
NC abbreviation of "North Carolina."
NC17 a movie rating that means persons seventeen years old and younger will not be admitted. "NC17" stands for "No Children 17 or Under."
ND abbreviation of "North Dakota."
NE1 abbreviation of "Nebraska." [3 definitions]
Ne symbol of the chemical element neon.
near to, at, or within a short distance from a person or thing. [8 definitions]
nearby located close at hand; not far away. [2 definitions]
nearly almost; just about but not quite.
nearsighted able to see objects clearly only when they are near.
neat clean and in proper order, or liking to keep things that way; tidy. [3 definitions]
Neb. abbreviation of "Nebraska."
Nebraska a state in the midwestern United States. Its capital is Lincoln. (abbreviated: NE)
nebula a cloud of dust or gas found between the stars. A nebula may seem either bright or dark, depending on how it reacts with light.
necessarily certain to be.
necessary needed; essential. [2 definitions]
necessity a person or thing that is needed. [2 definitions]
neck the part of the body of both human beings and animals that connects the head with the body. [3 definitions]
neck and neck in almost the same position; nearly even.
neckerchief a square of cloth folded and tied about the neck.
necklace jewelry worn around the neck. A necklace can be made of beads, precious stones, metals, or other materials.
necktie a strip of cloth worn around the neck, usually by men. A necktie is tucked under the collar of a shirt and knotted at the throat.