Meaning of nix

nix

Pronunciation: (niks), [key]
— Slang. Slang.
—n.
  1. nothing.
—adv.
  1. no.
—interj.
  1. (used as an exclamation, esp. of warning): Nix, the cops!
—v.t.
  1. to veto; refuse to agree to; prohibit: to nix the project.

nix

Pronunciation: (niks), [key]
— pl. nix•es.
  1. (in Germanic folklore) a water spirit that draws its victims into its underwater home.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • nix (Thesaurus)