nix meaning

Pronunciation:   "nix" in a sentence
Noun: nix  niks
  1. A quantity of no importance
    - nothing, nil, nada, null, aught [archaic], cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught [N. Amer], zero, zilch, zip, zippo [N. Amer]
Verb: nix  niks
Usage: N. Amer
  1. Command against
    "Dad nixed our plans"
    - forbid, prohibit, interdict, proscribe, veto, disallow

Sounds like: nicks, Nyx

Derived forms: nixing, nixes, nixed

Type of: command, relative quantity, require

Encyclopedia: Nix


[American slang]
tr. to put a stop to something; to say no to something; to ban something; to turn something down.
• The boss nixed my plan.
• I wanted to say a certain word in my speech, but the management nixed it.


[British slang]
Adj./Adv. No, not, none.

Examples

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  1. it must be you or nix.
  2. but he says absolutely nix on going to series
  3. nix for the hornies . pardon ? see him today at a runefal
  4. general jack nix will lead it from zaire
  5. judge nixes custody bid for jackson kids

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