A semi dreamlike state where an opiate user slips in and out of consciousnes.
by Heroin user October 13, 2007
the feeling of disorientation and loss of motor control when on heroin
ever tryed drivin a car while ure nodding?
by spongebobs drug addiction December 22, 2003
(Verb) Oftentimes the condition or state of being a person wishes to attain, and usually does whenever the sufficient amount of opiates are consumed. Successful attainment will include eyes closed and head titled slightly down. In its most extreme form this writer has seen a person practically folded in half while standing upright as if they were touching their toes.
Grant doesn't have a single pair of pants that do not have cigarette burns on the legs. Every time he gets on the nod he will light a cigarette, then he'll closes his eyes and he doesn't come to or snap out of it until the cigarette burns up and burns a hole in his pants.
by Nikki Stixx July 22, 2020
the dream state that opiate users and heroin addicts experience with their drug
This dope is wild; it had me "on the nod" all day today.
by Fred Sailer November 3, 2006
v. to doze off when high on opiates.

Your neck goes limp and your head just kinda slumps down on your shoulder and it seems like you just blinked for a really long time, when you come to.
Johnny was nodding hard after he took four Oxy.
by Nilla April 22, 2004
"The Nod" is an act of recognition and respect that is accomplished by raising and lowering your head (nodding)when you see an acquaintance in a public place and you want to show respect for their presence.
In the Movie "Groove" (2000) the guys that run the rave dont do it for money.... they do it for "The Nod."
by Archeo Bob December 16, 2009
military abbreviation for Night Optics Device. also known as Night vision goggles. can also be for night vision sights for sniper rifles. uses existing natural or IR light to illuminate an otherwise pitch-dark area.
F*ck its dark. NODs on!.

*flares out of nowhere*

Flares! Back out of your NODs!
by plax vidallian January 1, 2012