eighty-six

verb \ ˌā-tē-ˈsiks \
variants: or 86
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of eighty-six

slang
: to refuse to serve (a customer); also : to get rid of : throw out

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Origin and Etymology of eighty-six

probably rhyming slang for 2nix


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