Definition for Nod (-s, nodding)

nod (-s, nodding), v. [Probably MHG notten, to move about, shake'.]

  1. Gesture; incline the head; make a quick slight motion; [fig.] signal an affirmation.
  2. Sway; decline; move back and forth.
  3. Bob; float like a cork; move up and down.

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