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notch

notch

 
 
pronunciation:
nach
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a cut shaped like a V in an edge or object.
similar words:
clip, cut, gouge, groove, incision, nick, slit
definition 2: (informal) a little bit.
Please turn the radio down a notch.
synonyms:
grade, level
similar words:
degree, rank, stage, step
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: notched, notches, notching
definition: to cut a notch in something.
He notched the sticks so they would fit together.
similar words:
chip, cut, gouge, groove, indent, nick, slit