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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

eight′y-six′*(v.t.)

  1. to refuse to serve (a customer) at a bar or restaurant.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Status (usage)

  2. to reject; discard.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Status (usage)

* Slang..

Origin of eighty-six:

1960–65

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighty-six, 86, lxxxvi(adj)

    being six more than eighty

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