from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation Nahum

from The Century Dictionary.

  • An abbreviation of Nahum, a book of the Old Testament.

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  • proper noun Abbreviation of Nahum.


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  • Asked if the injury had flared up again, he said, "Nah."

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  • I had seen Linda on Facebook, had asked if she would be around later, and she had just said, "Nah."

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  • Which I seriously considered going to, but then said, "Nah."

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  • He looks at a perfectly functional gym containing an equally functional Stairmaster, and thinks, "Nah."

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  • We looked at each other and simultaneously said aloud: "Nah."

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  • My agents have floated around me being in the Skills Challenge or Three-Point Contest, but I said, 'Nah.'

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  • The bottom line is that when he imagines being with you more intimately (and trust me, he does think about these things), he pauses and then says to himself, "Nah."

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  • And when Obama campaign manager David Plouffe was asked about having Biden dial into the nightly campaign conference call, he responded: "Nah."


  • Tancredo said when he replied, the driver took one look at his blue jeans and baseball hat, and said, "Nah."

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