nothing definition

  • pronoun:
    • No thing; nothing: The box included nothing. I've heard absolutely nothing about it.
    • No part; no part: Nothing remains for the old house although basement opening.
    • One of no outcome, significance, or interest: This new nonsmoking plan is absolutely nothing to myself.
    • no actual thing; no thing.
    • An absence of anything, including vacant room, brightness, darkness, matter, or a vacuum.
    • Everything
  • noun:
    • Something that does not have any existence.
    • something which does not have any quantitative price; zero: a score of two to absolutely nothing.
    • One that has no substance or importance; a nonentity: "A nothing is a dreadful thing to hold onto” ( Edna O'Brien).
    • anything trifling, or of no effect or value
    • A trivial comment (especially in the term sweet nothings)
    • A nobody (insignificant person)
    • Not anything; no thing (inside widest feeling of your message thing); -- opposed to everything and anything.
    • Nonexistence; nonentity; absence of being; nihility; nothingness.
    • something of no account, worth, or note; anything irrelevant and impertinent; something of comparative unimportance; complete insignificance; a trifle.
    • A cipher; naught.
    • No thing; not anything; not something; a thing that isn't any such thing.
    • A non-existent something, spoken of definitely, so that the literal meaning is outrageous.
    • not a thing. Within good sense the phrase is more distinctly no thing; and also the phrase containing nothing just contradicts a corresponding sentence containing some thing rather than absolutely nothing.
    • A cipher; naught.
    • something of no consequence, consideration, or relevance; a trifle.
    • a quantity of no value
  • adjective:
    • Insignificant or pointless: "the entirely absolutely nothing part of a wealthy suitor” ( Bosley Crowther).
  • adverb:
    • certainly not or degree; not at all: She looks nothing like her cousin.
    • never; certainly not.
    • In no level; not at all; in no wise.
    • in no respect; to no level
  • idiom:
    • for absolutely nothing Free of charge.
    • for absolutely nothing To no avail: all of that trouble for nothing.
    • for nothing For no reason at all: fired him for absolutely nothing.
    • in absolutely nothing flat In hardly any time; very quickly.
    • nothing doing Informal not.
  • others:
    • In no level; not at all; by no means; not.

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