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noun (1)

plural -s
: a mischievous or brattish boy


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noun (2)

plural -s
Scottish : a light lunch
Scottish : a small cake resembling a pasty

Word History


Noun (1)

obsolete Scots nacket caddie at tennis, from Middle French naquet valet, caddie at tennis, probably from naquer to bite, gnaw, cheat, of imitative origin

Noun (2)

perhaps contraction of noon cate

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“Nacket.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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