nix


nix

verb

Definition of NIX

1
to be unwilling to grant <our supervisor nixed my request to work from home, if only on a trial basis>
Near Antonyms afford, furnish, give, provide, supply; authorize, commission, license (also licence); accede (to), acquiesce, agree (to), assent (to), consent (to), warrant; accord, sanction, vouchsafe
Antonyms allow, concede, grant, let, OK (or okay), permit
2
to reject by or as if by a vote <movie audiences have effectively nixed the idea of the reviving the old-fashioned western by emphatically ignoring this latest effort>
Near Antonyms admit, allow, approve, assent (to), pass, sanction; elect, support
Antonyms confirm, ratify

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