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nay

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not merely this but also
  • I was angry—nay, furious—at the way they were treating that poor dog
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nay

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1 a vote or decision against something
  • when the votes were tallied, it was 241 yeas and 54 nays
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2 an unwillingness to grant something asked for
  • gave a resounding nay to the request for a mixed-company camping trip
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