nice and (something)(redirected from nice and cold)
nice and (something)
Very something. Used to emphasize how nice something is because of the particular quality named after "and." I love your new house! It's nice and bright inside! Ah, this lemonade is nice and cold—just the thing for such a hot day.
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nice and some quality
[being or having] enough of some quality; adequately; sufficiently. It is nice and cool this evening. I think your steak is nice and done now, just the way you like it.
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ˌnice and ˈpeaceful, ˈcomfortable, ˈwarm, etc.pleasantly peaceful, etc: Sit by the fire. It’s nice and warm there. ♢ Drink your coffee while it’s nice and hot.
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