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nelly

noun uk   us   /ˈnel.i/ UK old-fashioned humorous
not on your nelly there is no possibility of that: "Perhaps you could take Simon to the party." "Not on your nelly!"
(Definition of nelly from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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