outnice etymology

English word outnice comes from English nice, English out-

Detailed word origin of outnice

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
nice English (eng) Used to signify a job well done.. Used to signify approval. (dated) Very small and thus liable to not being noticed.. (now, rare) Particular in one's conduct; scrupulous, painstaking; choosy. [from 14th c.]. (obsolete) Doubtful, as to the outcome; risky. [16th-19th c.]. (obsolete) Particular as regards rules or qualities; strict. [16th-19th c.]. (obsolete) Silly, ignorant; foolish. [...]
out- English (eng) Completely. External to, on the outside of. Greater than, beyond. Surpassing, exceeding. Toward the outside of, away from.
outnice English (eng) (transitive, rare) To surpass in apparently nice behaviour; to make oneself seem nicer than.

Words with the same origin as outnice

Descendants of nice
Niceville nyc
Descendants of out-
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