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nix

verb

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

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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

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The first known use of nix was in 1789

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“Nix.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nix. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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