to be chosen for something; to be given permission or approval to do something He got the nod from the team manager (= he was chosen for the team). The proposal should get the nod.
get the nod (informal)jump to other results
- 1to give permission for something; to agree to something We've been given the nod to expand the business. I hope he'll give the nod to the plan.
- 2 to choose someone for something
give somebody/something the nod (informal)jump to other results