Bottom, Nick

Bottom, Nick

oaf upon whom Puck fixes ass’s head. [Br. Lit.: Midsummer Night’s Dream]
See: Ass

Bottom, Nick

tradesman-actor who constantly misuses words. [Br. Drama: Shakespeare A Midsummer Night’s Dream]

Bottom, Nick

Puck turns his head into that of an ass. [Br. Drama: Shakespeare A Midsummer Night’s Dream]

Bottom, Nick

self-important weaver. [Br. Lit.: A Midsummer Night’s Dream]
See: Vanity
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Not content with having just one name etched into his bottom, Nick decided the runner up should have their initials added to the design.
At bottom, Nick Novotny, Kyle Serrecchia, Andrew Risse and Calandria DeCastro, from left, from the Air Force Junior ROTC at Valencia High School, perform a saber drill.
Bottom, Nick Parry, Nigel Herrick, Dermot Reeve, Mike Hargreaves, Jim Dunn and Roy Pickering