informal An expression of praise for having done something well. (It can also be used sarcastically to mean the opposite.) Mary: "Dad, I got an A+ on my midterm exam!" Bill: "Nice one, sweetie!" Nice one, Frank, now we're going to have to rebuild this entire model from scratch.
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ˈnice one!(British English, spoken) used to show you are pleased when something good has happened or somebody has said something amusing: You got the job? Nice one!
See also: nice
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