Posted by Bookworm on June 03, 2003
In Reply to: X-Nay.....where the heck.... posted by Ian Cognito on June 03, 2003
: I X-nayed the plan....
: Where does the word...X-Nay come from?
: I am guessing it has something to do with
: Yea/Nay and hte senate.
: Does anyone have more info?
: Ian Cognito
The word is ixnayed, which is pig lat*n for nix.
Main Entry: nix
Function: transitive verb
Date: circa 1934
: VETO, REJECT