neat neat  /ˈnit/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) clean or organized
  2. (adj) showing care in execution
  3. (adj) free from what is tawdry or unbecoming
  4. (adj) free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed
  5. (adj) very good
  6. (adj) without water

Usage(s):

  1. It was pretty neat to hear that.
  2. Netvibes puts everything you need on one web page, in neat little boxes that you can rearrange, reposition and rejigger to your heart's content.
  3. Leaning against the dark sedan, another man, young and athletic looking, gifts the mechanic a neat new watch.

News

  1. Drinking Pappy under the live oaks

    People will argue over the proper way to enjoy 15-year-old Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve bourbon. Some say it’s best in a tulip glass, neat, while others insist on sipping it cold over a single chunk of ice. more…
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Charleston City Paper

  2. 'The Client List' Season 2 Finale Recap - 'What Kind of Fool Do You Think I Am / Wild Nights are Calling'

    (Courtesy Lifetime) The season two finale of  The Client List Tonight's two-hour season two  The Client List season finale brings a string of storylines to a neat and tidy end... or does it? Here's what happened—tell us what you think of the last season two episode, below. Who has the client list? At the end of last week's episode, Riley realizes that her carefully hidden little black book—the ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  3. Neat Feat Announces Launch of the World's First Body Saver Cream to Stop Pain and Discomfort for Millions of Americans

    LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Personal Care Company Neat Feat is taking the sting out of sweat rash and chafing with the USA launch of 3B Body Saver Cream this June, just in time to help American's ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "It's neat to have Ernie in the group," Woods said. "I think we're going to have a good time."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: The Associated Press

  2. "It's not the most physically accurate movie," said Carl Edwards, "but it was neat."
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Carl Edwards Source: The Associated Press

  3. "That's pretty neat, pretty special to me," said Busch, who finished second Saturday in the Nationwide race here. "To be a force to be reckoned with means a lot. This year has just been phenomenal. It's just crazy."
    on Aug 10, 2008 By: Kyle Busch Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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