Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Nick"

The meaning of "Nick" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa Nick had a sudden vision of what was really going on here.

Especially “a sudden vision” in this sentence.?
A:

He instantaneously came to a meaningful conclusion, an idea which told him the meaning of what was happening.

Have you ever had a brilliant, instantaneous thought, like a picture in your mind which explained everything that you wanted to know? That’s the meaning.

Q: O que significa he would watch Nick grow to manhood?
A: 子供から大人になるまでニックを見る/守る/見守ることです
Q: O que significa "Nick of time"?
A: it means just before it was too late to do something or before something (probably bad) would happen

an example from the movies: when a bomb is set to go off. the hero cuts the wires "just in the nick of time" to save everyone...
Q: O que significa As always, Nick was the first to complain.?
A: Nick is always complaining before anybody else
Q: O que significa Nick went all out to win the race.?
A: "to go all out" means to try your absolute best, 100%

It means, Nick tried his very hardest to win the race.

Example sentences using "Nick"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Nick of time.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Nick verb..
A: "nick" is very informal British English slang for "steal". "He nicked a few sweets from the counter while the shopkeeper wasn't looking".

Synonyms of "Nick" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre I think Nick a gentleman. e I think Nick is a gentleman. ?
A: I think Nick a gentleman doesn’t make sense
You should say “ I think Nick is a gentleman”
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Nick has as many friends as you. e Nick has as many friends as you do. ?
A: @Mezdra_Resident
Thank you!
What situation is "do" added?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Nick Johnson has become the first person who find all the characters in Pokemon Go. e Nick Johnson has become the first person to find all the characters in Pokemon Go. ?
A: #1 is a little unnatural. "who find" is a little unnatural.
#2 is 100% natural.

Translations of "Nick"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Nick could date two girls at the same time when he was in college. It was usual for him.
A: Nick would date two girls at the same time when he was in college. It was typical of him.

OR

It was the usual for him.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "Nick names of McDonald's"
A: We pretty much only use McD's in the US ^^
That and Golden Arches, but we dont use that in conversation typically.

You can take a look here if you're curious about other countries' nicknames too: https://spoonuniversity.com/lifestyle/mcdonalds-nicknames-around-the-world
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? What is "Nick of time"?
A: "In the nick of time" basically means just on time. So for example "I caught my bus in the nick of time" would mean that the bus was about to leave but you still managed to get on it.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? For St. Nick
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Nick"

Q: ‎‎I will ask Nick for his opinion.

Answer
「I would be interested to know what he thinks」
can you explain why the answer is correct?

can i say that? I'm interested to know what he thinks.
A: I’m interested to know what he thinksも正解です —> 現在形

I would be interested to know what he thinks —> 未来形

この場合でニュアンスはめっちゃ小さくて同じの意味があります

日本語には未来形がないから説明しにくいです

英語で書きます

“I would be interested” says that you will be interested when you know what Nick’s opinion is. This sounds more polite to me.

“I’m interested” says that you currently are interested in what Nick’s opinion is. This is also correct and has the same meaning as the other sentence.

わかりやすく説明してみた、まだわからなかったら知らせてください:)
Q: Nick frequently gets lost. soa natural?
A: It sounds perfectly natural!
Q: Nick Cannon, who's already hosting, like, a billion other shows on TV, will guest-host Wendy Williams' show as she deals with Graves' disease.

What does 'guest-host' mean?
A: In means a substitute host, someone who does not usually do that job. "Wendy Williams is ill and can't host the show today. Instead, Nick Cannon will come and guest-host."
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar Nick, Pamela, Lan.(They are names) Thank you in advance for your help🙇.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: What’s the Nick of time means and why is Nick? Is there any story behind it?
A: It means exactly at the critical moment. Kind of like before it's too late. I don't think there's any story behind it, though. Just a weird phrase.

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words

nick

HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures.

Newest Questions
Newest Questions (HOT)
Trending questions