nix Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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nixverb [T]

uk   us   /nɪks/ US informal
to ​stop, ​prevent, or ​refuse to ​accept something: The ​filmstudio nixed her ​plans to make a ​sequel.

nixnoun [U], adverb

uk   us   /nɪks/ US informal
nothing or no: All that ​effort for nix. I ​supposemom will say nix to us going to the ​movies.
(Definition of nix from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nixverb [T]

 us   /nɪks/ infml
to ​stop, ​forbid, or ​refuse to ​accept something: I hoped to get the ​day off, but the ​boss nixed it.
(Definition of nix from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nix”
in Chinese (Simplified) 停止, 禁止, 拒绝…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停止, 禁止, 拒絕…
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