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Nil vs. Nix — What's the Difference?

Nil vs. Nix — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Nil and Nix

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Nil

Nothing; zero.

Nix

A water sprite of German mythology, usually in human form or half-human and half-fish.

Nil

Nothing; zero.

Nix

Nothing.

Nil

(sports) A score of zero
The football match ended in a nil-nil draw.
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Nix

A satellite of Pluto.

Nil

No, not any.

Nix

Not so; no.

Nil

Will not.

Nix

To forbid, refuse, or veto
Congress nixed the tax hike.

Nil

Nothing; of no account; worthless; - a term often used for canceling, in accounts or bookkeeping.

Nix

(colloquial) Nothing.

Nil

A special value for a variable used in certain computer languages to mean no assigned value, to be distinguished from the value zero.

Nix

A treacherous water-spirit; a nixie.

Nil

A quantity of no importance;
It looked like nothing I had ever seen before
Reduced to nil all the work we had done
We racked up a pathetic goose egg
It was all for naught
I didn't hear zilch about it

Nix

To make something become nothing; to reject or cancel.
Nix the last order – the customer walked out.

Nix

To destroy or eradicate.

Nix

No! Not at all!

Nix

(obsolete) A warning cry when a policeman or schoolmaster etc. was seen approaching.

Nix

One of a class of water spirits, commonly described as of a mischievous disposition.
The treacherous nixes who entice men to a watery death.

Nix

A quantity of no importance;
It looked like nothing I had ever seen before
Reduced to nil all the work we had done
We racked up a pathetic goose egg
It was all for naught
I didn't hear zilch about it

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