Meaning of nay

nay

Pronunciation: (nā), [key]
— adv.
  1. and not only so but; not only that but also; indeed: many good, nay, noble qualities.
  2. no (used in dissent, denial, or refusal).
—n.
  1. a denial or refusal.
  2. a negative vote or voter.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • nay (Thesaurus)