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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.
nectar the sweet liquid a plant makes that attracts insects and birds.
nectarine a type of peach with a smooth skin.
need something that one wants or must have. [6 definitions]
needle a thin instrument made of steel with a hole at one end for thread and a sharp point at the other. A needle is used for sewing cloth or closing wounds. [6 definitions]
needless of no use; not wanted.
needlework work done with a needle and thread as decoration; embroidery.
needn't shortened form of do not.
needy needing things such as food, money, family, or love.
negative saying or meaning "no." [6 definitions]
neglect to pay too little or no attention to. [5 definitions]
negligent not showing proper concern; careless.
negotiate to bargain or come to an agreement with another person.
negotiation (often plural) discussions meant to help people agree on something.
Negro a former term for black or African American. [2 definitions]
neigh to make the sound of a horse; whinny. [2 definitions]
neighbor a person who lives close to someone else. [4 definitions]
neighborhood a small area or district in a city or town that is set off from other areas because it is a community or has a special character. [2 definitions]
neighboring located close by or next to something.
neighborly like a kind neighbor; friendly or helpful.
neighbour a spelling of neighbor used in Canada and Britain. See neighbor for more information.