Definition of nivel in English:

nivel

verb

British Regional
rare
  • no object To look downcast; to grimace, or wrinkle one's nose; to snivel.

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Ancrene Riwle. Origin uncertain; perhaps the reflex of an unattested Old English verbal derivative of hnifol brow, forehead (of unknown origin).

Pronunciation

nivel

/ˈnɪvl/