Definitions

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.

Etymologies

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)

Examples

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  • Form of yes. Natch lets go. (newbury house dic.)

    October 30, 2010

  • ughhhhhhhh

    December 14, 2008

  • December 14, 2006

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

    December 8, 2006

  • December 7, 2006