nodding

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nodding

adjective

: bending downward or forward

Full Definition of NODDING

1
:  bending downward or forward :  drooping <nodding flowers>
2
:  slight, superficial <a nodding acquaintance>

Examples of NODDING

  1. <some students, with nodding heads, were helplessly falling asleep during the boring lecture>

First Known Use of NODDING

1565

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