the nick

noun

Definition of the nick

British slang
: a prison or police station She spent a night in the nick.

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“The nick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20nick. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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