• \ay-tee-SIKS\ •
verb INFORMAL • NORTH AMERICAN
1. slang term used in the American food service industry to describe an item no longer available on the menu.
"eightysix old fashioned; we just ran out of whiskey"
2. eject or bar (someone) from a restaurant, bar, etc.
"Hey, can you eightysix that guy at the end of the bar? He’s had enough for one night."
3. reject, discard, ban, or cancel.
"They should eightysix all plastic straws nationwide, am I right?"