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1. nix

noun. ['ˈnɪks'] a quantity of no importance.

Synonyms

  • nihil
  • sweet Fanny Adams
  • aught
  • null
  • zip
  • zilch
  • naught
  • nada
  • cipher
  • bugger all
  • goose egg
  • cypher
  • nil
  • zero
  • zippo
  • nothing
  • relative quantity
  • fuck all

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • unfasten
  • unzip
  • divide

Etymology

  • nix (German)

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Words that Rhyme with Nix

  • transfix
  • intermix
  • conflicts
  • predicts
  • inflicts
  • depicts
  • tricks
  • styx
  • sticks
  • slicks
  • pricks
  • frix
  • fricks
  • flicks
  • cliques
  • clicks
  • brix
  • bricks
  • affix
  • wix
  • wicks
  • wickes
  • vic's
  • vicks
  • tics
  • ticks
  • six
  • rix
  • ricks
  • rick's

Example sentences of the word nix


1. Verb, base form
It's tempting to nix warm socks in favor of next-to-nothing sandals.

2. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
A yacht is no place for impractical footwear, so nix the stilettos, flip-flops and strappy heels.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Have coffee if you like but nix extra sugar and milk.

4. Adjective
Stick to filling, healthy foods that won't weigh you down and nix liquid calories by drinking water.

2. nix

verb. ['ˈnɪks'] command against.

Synonyms

  • ban
  • bar
  • criminalise
  • criminalize
  • illegalize
  • command
  • interdict
  • prohibit
  • enjoin
  • illegalise
  • debar
  • forbid
  • proscribe
  • require
  • exclude
  • outlaw
  • disallow

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • permit
  • decriminalize
  • allow

Etymology

  • nix (German)
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