Definition of NAIL

  1. (verb)attach something somewhere by means of nails
  2. (verb)take into custody
  3. (verb)hit with great force
  4. (verb)succeed in obtaining a position
  5. (verb)succeed at easily
  6. (verb)locate exactly
  7. (verb)complete a pass
  8. (noun)horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits
  9. (noun)a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener
  10. (noun)a former unit of length for cloth equal to 1/16 of a yard