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Definition of 86 verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



NAmE//ˌeɪt̮i ˈsɪks//
86 something/somebody (informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they 86 he / she / it 86es past simple 86ed -ing form 86ing
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to end or cancel something; to get rid of something or someone I would like a BLT, but please 86 the tomato. The men were 86ed from the bar for fighting.