Pleasing and agreeable in nature: had a nice time; a nice person. Having a pleasant or attractive appearance: a nice dress; a nice face. Exhibiting courtesy and politeness: a nice gesture. Of good character and reputation; respectable. Overdelicate or fastidious; fussy. Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle: a nice distinction; a nice sense of style. Done with delicacy and skill: a nice bit of craft. Used as an intensive with and: nice and warm. Obsolete Wanton; profligate:"For when mine hours / Were nice and lucky, men did ransom lives / Of me for jests"(Shakespeare). Affectedly modest; coy:"Ere .. / The nice Morn on th' Indian steep,/ From her cabin'd loop-hole peep"(John Milton).