Synonyms of nickel


1. nickel, Ni, atomic number 28, metallic element, metal

usage: a hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion; used in alloys; occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite

2. nickel, coin

usage: a United States coin worth one twentieth of a dollar

3. nickel, nickel note, fiver, five-spot, five dollar bill

usage: five dollars worth of a drug; "a nickel bag of drugs"; "a nickel deck of heroin"


1. nickel, plate

usage: plate with nickel; "nickel the plate"

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Definition and meaning of nickel (Dictionary)