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  1. n the first place - from the beginning; from the start

  2. nab - to catch or arrest a criminal จับ

  3. nab - to quickly take something, or to take some advantage คว้า

  4. nab - took; stole

  5. nab - to catch or arrest somebody who is doing something wrong จับ

  6. nabbed - caught or arrested ถูกจับ, โดนจับกุม

  7. nada - nothing

  8. naff - (adj) lacking style, taste and/or quality

  9. nag - to keep complaining to somebody about their behaviour or keep asking them to do something ถากถาง,จู้จี้,ค่อนแคะ,หาเรื่องจับผิด

  10. nagging - affecting you in an unpleasant way for a long time ที่คอยกวนใจ

  11. nail - catch a criminal or suspect

  12. nail - a small thin pointed piece of metal with a flat head, used for hanging things on a wall or for joining pieces of wood together ตะปู

  13. nail - fingernail

  14. nail down - put in place in a firm way that cannot be changed

  15. nail-biter - (of an event event, film, etc.) very exciting because you don’t know how it will end เหตุการณ์ที่ก่อให้เกิดความวิตกกังวล

  16. nail-biting - (of a sports event, film, etc.) very exciting because you don’t know how it will end ซึ่งวิตกกังวล, กระวนกระวาย

  17. nailbiting - very exciting and worrying

  18. nails - fingernails, the thin hard layers that cover the outer tip of each finger เล็บมือ

  19. naïve - believing things too easily or tending to trust others too much อ่อนหัด ไร้เดียงสา

  20. naive - (adj) lacking experience of life, knowledge or good judgement and willing to believe that people always tell you the truth

  21. naivety - trust based on lack of experience ความซื่อ

  22. naked - not wearing any clothes เปลือยกาย

  23. naked eye - the normal power of your eyes without the help of an instrument like a telescope ตาเปล่า

  24. name brand - a well known name of a product

  25. name brand - a brand name that is widely known with a good reputation

  26. name has been withheld - name has not be made public

  27. name-calling - when a person says bad things about your or uses bad words for you, to insult you

  28. name-dropped - to mention the name of some important person, usually to make people respect and look up to you

  29. named - appointed, officially chosen for a job ถูกแต่งตั้ง

  30. named and shamed - to publicly say that a person, group or business has done something wrong, used as a form of punishment to discourage some kinds of activity (Source: Wikipedia)

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