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nimiety, n. excess, overabundance, superabundance, overplus, extra, spare, surplus, surplusage, superflux; flood, deluge, inundation, profusion, abundance, cornucopia, horn of plenty; surfeit, glut, plethora, overflow, overload, oversupply, more than enough, enough and to spare, enough and then some, too much; superfluity, superfluousness, redundancy, supererogation, oversufficiency, overkill, overdose, too much of a good thing, saturation, supersaturation; (all of words) verbiage, wordiness, verbosity, verboseness, prolixity, prolixness,

nincompoop, n. fool, ninny, ninnyhammer, silly, goose, silly billy, SI. yo-yo, tomfool; simpleton, Simple Simon, saphead, noodle, cuckoo, Inf. jay, idiot, imbecile, mooncalf, Inf. moron, SI. zombie; dimwit, nitwit, half-wit, scatterbrain, SI. birdbrain, SI. flake; rattlehead, rattlebrain, rattlepate, harebrain, SI. dingbat, SI. ding-a-ling, featherbrain, addle-brain, addle-head, addle-pate, pinhead; dolt, clod, oaf, dunce, Inf. chump, SI. jerk, Inf. coot, dullard, Inf. numskull; dope, booby, Inf. dummy, SI. dumbbell, SI. meatball, SI. meathead; blockhead, beetlehead, bonehead, dunderhead, dunderpate, chucklehead, SI. dumbhead, SI. lunkhead, Inf. knucklehead, SI. stupid-head; donkey, ass, lubber, lout; ignoramus, know-nothing, lowbrow, illiterate,

nip', v. 1. pinch, bite, bite in, tweak, vellicate, chomp, incise.
2. snip, cut, cut off, lop, sunder; crop, truncate, dock, take off, snap, crack off, shave off, shear, clip.
3. retard, check, shorten, cut short, abbreviate;
blight, supress, stunt, slow down, delay, drag down; impede, hinder, inhibit, obstruct, cramp, constrain, Hold back, discommode, inconvenience.
4.
Informal, snatch, seize, clutch, snare; snag, snatch, grab, get one's fingers or hands on, finger, clasp, grip, grasp; bag, sack, pocket; steal, thieve, purloin, take, palm, make off with, Inf. borrow; annex, snitch, swipe, mooch, nick, Inf. cop; appropriate, usurp, help oneself to, make free with, pirate, Inf. lift, plagiarize.
5. nip in the bud
See - bud (def. 3).
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n. 6. pinch, tweak, vellication, bite, chomp, incision.
7. nasty remark, sharp remark,
Inf. dig, sharp rejoinder, caustic remark, Inf. zinger; gibe, scoff, jeer, taunt, Inf jab, Inf cut, SI. comeback, insult.
8. tang, tartness, zest, sharpness, piquance, piquan
cy; savor, high seasoning, strong seasoning, high flavor, high relish, strong taste;
Inf. zip, Inf. punch,

Inf. snack, Inf. twang; poignancy, pungency,

pungence.

9. morsel, nibble, taste, Inf. sniggie, Inf. sample.

nip1, n. 1. shot, SI. snort, sip, Inf. swig, jiggerful;
gulp, portion, draft, draught, swill; dram, peg,
Brit. half pint.
-v. 2. tipple, drink constantly, drink on the job;
Inf. closet-drink, drink on the sly, Inf. booze; Inf. bend the elbow, Inf. drink like a fish, Inf. lean on the stuff.

nippers, n. pinchers, tweezers, pliers, forceps; grip-pers, grip, vise, clincher, holder.

nipping, adj. 1. pinching, gripping, biting, vellica-tive.
2. sharp, keen, stinging, smarting, raw, nippy; bitter, severe, piercing, cutting, blasting; chilling, chilly, bone-chilling; numbing, freezing, cold, icy-cold, ice-cold, wintry, hibernal.
3. sarcastic, caustic, bitter, sour, crabby; astringent, acid, acetic, acerbic, tart, vinegary; nasty, digging, gibing, scoffing, jeering; taunting, jabbing, cutting,
Inf.

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Mount McKinley is the highest mountain peak in North America, with a summit elevation of 20,320 feet above sea level. At some 18,000 feet, the base to peak rise is considered the largest of any mountain situated entirely above sea level. Measured by topographic prominence, it is the third most prominent peak after Mount Everest and Aconcagua. Located in the Alaska Range in the interior of US state of Alaska, it is the centerpiece of Denali National Park and Preserve.

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