English Phrasal Verb Dictionary: N

List of English Phrasal Verbs Beginning With 'N'

Showing 11 Verbs, 15 Phrasal Verbs

Naff (1)

Naff off
- Get lost, go away (used as imperative)

Nag (1)

Nag at
- Repeatedly criticise someone verbally

Nail (1)

Nail down
- Succeed in getting, achieve
- Understand fully
- Get full information from someone
- Succeed or achieve something

Name (1)

Name after
- Give someone a name to remember another person

Narrow (1)

Narrow down
- Remove less important options to make it easier to choose

Nerd (1)

Nerd out
- Play safe and avoid taking a risk
- Discuss something in great detail

Nip (2)

Nip off
- Go somewhere quickly
Nip out
- Go somewhere quickly

Nod (2)

Nod off
- Fall asleep
Nod through
- Pass a law, regulation, etc, without considering or debating it seriously

Nose (3)

Nose about
- Look for something hidden or secret
Nose around
- Look around for evidence
Nose out
- Find out, discover- usually information, secrets, etc
- Narrowly beat someone

Note (1)

Note down
- Write something short like a phone number for future reference.

Nut (1)

Nut out
- Find an answer to a problem