N — na ne ni no nt nu ny
nuance |ˈnuːɑːns| — a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude
nub |nʌb| — a small lump or protuberance
nubbin |ˈnəbən| — a small nub (especially an undeveloped fruit or ear of corn)
nubble |ˈnʌbəl| — a small lump or protuberance
nubbly |ˈnʌbliː| — of textiles; having a rough surface
nubia |ˈnjuːbjə| — an ancient region of northeastern Africa (southern Egypt and northern Sudan) on the Nile; much of Nubia is now under Lake Nasser
Nubian |ˈnjuːbɪən| — a native or inhabitant of Nubia
nubile |ˈnuːbaɪl| — of girls or women who are eligible to marry
nubility |njuːˈbɪlɪtɪ| — The property or state of being nubile
nuchal |ˈnjuːkl| — The back of the neck
nuciferous |njuːˈsɪfərəs| — Bearing or producing nuts.
nuclear |ˈnuːklɪər| — constituting or like a nucleus
nuclear-free |ˌnjuːklɪəˈfriː| — Free of nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power stations, said especially of an area that has been declared to be such.
nuclearization |ˌnjuːklɪəraɪˈzeɪʃən| — An act of arming with nuclear weapons.
nucleate |ˈnuːkliːɪt| — form into a nucleus
nuclei |ˈnuːklɪˌaɪ| — plural form of nucleus
nucleon |ˈnjuːklɪɒn| — a constituent (proton or neutron) of an atomic nucleus
nucleonics |ˌnəklɪˈɑːnɪks| — the branch of physics that studies the internal structure of atomic nuclei
nucleotide |ˈnuːklɪəˌtaɪd| — a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA)
nucleus |ˈnuːklɪəs| — a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction
nucule |ˈnjuːkjuːl| — (rare) A section of a compound fruit; a nutlet; a small nut.
nude |nuːd| — a painting of a naked human figure
nudes |ˈnuːdz| — plural form of nude
nudge |nʌdʒ| — a slight push or shake
nudity |ˈnuːdətɪ| — the state of being without clothing or covering of any kind
nugatory |ˈnuːɡətɔːrɪ| — of no real value
nugget |ˈnʌɡɪt| — a solid lump of a precious metal (especially gold) as found in the earth
nuisance |ˈnuːsns| — (law) a broad legal concept including anything that disturbs the reasonable use of your property or endangers life and health or is offensive
null |nʌl| — a quantity of no importance
nullah |ˈnʌlə| — a ravine or gully in southern Asia
nullification |ˌnʌləfəˈkeɪʃən| — the states'-rights doctrine that a state can refuse to recognize or to enforce a federal law passed by the United States Congress
nullify |ˈnʌlɪfaɪ| — declare invalid
nullity |ˈnʌlətɪ| — the state of nonexistence
numb |nʌm| — make numb or insensitive
number |ˈnʌmbər| — the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals
number-one |ˈˌnəmbər ˈwən| — (idiomatic) First; foremost; best.
numbered |ˈnʌmbəd| — simple past tense and past participle of number
numberless |ˈnʌmbərləs| — too numerous to be counted
numbfish |ˈnʌmˌfɪʃ| — any sluggish bottom-dwelling ray of the order Torpediniformes having a rounded body and electric organs on each side of the head capable of emitting strong electric discharges
numbness |ˈnʌmnəs| — partial or total lack of sensation in a part of the body; a symptom of nerve damage or dysfunction
numbskull |ˈnʌmskʌl| — (pejorative) Alternative spelling of numskull.
numdah |ˈnəmdə| — an embroidered rug made from a coarse Indian felt
numerable |ˈnjuːmərəbəl| — that can be counted
numeral |ˈnuːmərəl| — a symbol used to represent a number
numerary — Relating to numbers or numbering.
numerate |ˈnuːmərət| — determine the number or amount of
numeration |ˌnjuːməˈreɪʃən| — naming numbers
numerator |ˈnuːməreɪtər| — the dividend of a fraction
numeric |nuːˈmerɪk| — measured or expressed in numbers
numerical |nuːˈmerɪkl| — measured or expressed in numbers
numerically |nuːˈmerɪklɪ| — in number; with regard to numbers
numerous |ˈnuːmərəs| — amounting to a large indefinite number
numerously |ˈnuːmərəsliː| — In a numerous manner; manifoldly.
numismatic |ˌnuːmɪzˈmætɪk| — Of or pertaining to currency, especially to coins.
numismatics |ˌnuːmɪzˈmætɪks| — the collection and study of money (and coins in particular)
numismatist |njuːˈmɪzmətɪst| — a collector and student of money (and coins in particular)
nummary |ˈnʌməriː| — (obsolete) Of or pertaining to coins or money.
nummular |ˈnʌmjʊlə| — Of or relating to coins or money.
nummulary |ˈnʌmjuːlərɪ| — Alternative form of nummular.
numnah |ˈnəmnə| — A pad, often of sheepskin, placed under a horse's saddle; a saddle blanket
numskull |ˈnʌmskʌl| — a stupid person; these words are used to express a low opinion of someone's intelligence
nun |nʌn| — a woman religious
nunciature |ˈnʌnʃiːətʃər| — The status or rank of a nuncio.
nuncio |ˈnʌnsɪəʊ| — (Roman Catholic Church) a diplomatic representative of the Pope having ambassadorial status
nuncle |ˈnʌŋk(ə)l| — (archaic or dialectal) uncle
nuncupate |ˈnʌŋkjuːˌpeɪt| — To dedicate.
nuncupation |ˌnʌŋkjuːˈpeɪʃən| — (obsolete) The act of nuncupating.
nuncupative |ˈnʌŋkjəˌpeɪtɪv| — Oral; not written.
nundinal |ˈnʌndɪnəl| — Of or pertaining to a nundine
nunnery |ˈnʌnərɪ| — the convent of a community of nuns
nuptial |ˈnʌpʃl| — of or relating to a wedding
nuptials |ˈnʌpʃəlz| — the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed
nurse |nɜːrs| — one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
nurseling |ˈnɜːsəlɪŋ| — an infant considered in relation to its nurse
nursemaid |ˈnɜːrsmeɪd| — a woman who is the custodian of children
nursepond — (rare) A pond where fish are fed.
nursery |ˈnɜːrsərɪ| — a child's room for a baby
nurserymaid |ˈnɜːrsəriːˌmeɪd| — nursemaid
nurseryman |ˈnɜːrsərɪmən| — someone who takes care of a garden
nursing |ˈnɜːrsɪŋ| — the work of caring for the sick or injured or infirm
nursing-home |ˈnɜːsɪŋ həʊm| — A place of residence for people who require constant nursing care and have significant deficiencies with activities of daily living, such as the elderly and younger adults with physical disabilities.
nursling |ˈnɜːsəlɪŋ| — an infant considered in relation to its nurse
nurturance |ˈnɜːtʃər(ə)ns| — physical and emotional care and nourishment
nurture |ˈnɜːrtʃər| — the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
nurturing |ˈnɜːtʃərɪŋ| — Present participle of nurture.
nut |nʌt| — usually large hard-shelled seed
nut-brown |ˈnət ˌbraʊn| — Of a dark brown color, like that of ripe nuts.
nutate |njuːˈteɪt| — rock, sway, or nod; usually involuntarily
nutation |njuːˈteɪʃən| — uncontrolled nodding
nutcase |ˈnʌtkeɪs| — someone deranged and possibly dangerous
nutcracker |ˈnʌtkrækər| — a compound lever used to crack nuts open
nutgall |ˈnʌtɡɔːl| — An enlarged growth on a tree formed in response to damage or parasite. Sometimes called just a gall.
nuthatch |ˈnʌthætʃ| — any of various small short-tailed songbirds with strong feet and a sharp beak that feed on small nuts and insects
nuthouse |ˈnʌthaʊs| — pejorative terms for an insane asylum
nutlet |ˈnətlət| — a small nut
nutmeg |ˈnʌtmeɡ| — East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace
nutria |ˈnuːtrɪə| — aquatic South American rodent resembling a small beaver; bred for its fur
nutrient |ˈnuːtrɪənt| — any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
nutriment |ˈnjuːtrɪmənt| — a source of materials to nourish the body
nutrition |nʊˈtrɪʃn| — (physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished; the processes by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance
nutritional |nʊˈtrɪʃənl| — of or relating to or providing nutrition
nutritionist |nʊˈtrɪʃənɪst| — a specialist in the study of nutrition
nutritious |nʊˈtrɪʃəs| — of or providing nourishment
nutritive |ˈnuːtrətɪv| — of or providing nourishment
nuts |nʌts| — informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
nutshell |ˈnʌtʃel| — the shell around the kernel of a nut
nutter |ˈnʌtər| — a person who is regarded as eccentric or mad
nutting |ˈnʌtɪŋ| — Present participle of nut.
nutty |ˈnʌtɪ| — having the flavor of nuts
nuzzle |ˈnʌzl| — move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position