nelly

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Related to nellies: nervous Nellies

nel·ly

or nel·lie  (nĕl′ē)
n. pl. nel·lies Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for an effeminate gay man.

[Probably from Nelly, nickname for Helen.]

nelly

or

nellie

n
not on your nelly slang Brit not under any circumstances; certainly not
Translations

nelly

[ˈnelɪ] N not on your nelly!¡ni hablar!

nelly

n not on your nelly (Brit hum inf) → nie im Leben