Thesaurus

nix

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of nix

1 to be unwilling to grant
  • our supervisor nixed my request to work from home, if only on a trial basis

Synonyms for nix

Words Related to nix

Near Antonyms for nix

Antonyms for nix

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

Synonyms for nix

Words Related to nix

Near Antonyms for nix

Antonyms for nix

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About nix

Thesaurus Entries Near nix

nitwits

nix

nixed

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Nix.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nix. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on nix

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about nix

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!