from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Slang Of course; naturally.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Naturally; of course.
  • n. The rump of beef, especially the lower and back part of the rump.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The rump of beef; esp., the lower and back part of the rump.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A dialcetal form of notch.
  • n. The buttocks or rump.
  • n. In mining, a small hitch or dislocation, as of a coal seam.
  • n. The junction of two rails where the rails are out of level or out of line.
  • n. Same as nautch.


Shortening and alteration of naturally.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Clipping of Eye dialect spelling of naturally. (Wiktionary)
Old French nache, Late Latin natica, from Latin natisĀ ("the rump, buttocks"). Compare aitchbone. (Wiktionary)



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  • Aw, I find it quite fun, myself! And do you mean retch? :-)

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