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for nothing

Definition of for nothing

  1. 1 :  without reason <It's not for nothing that they put her in charge.> <We did all that work for nothing.>

  2. 2 :  at no charge :  for free <He gave it to me for nothing.> <You can't get something for nothing.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  not any thing :  no thing

    :  no part

    :  one of no interest, value, or consequence

  1. :  not at all :  in no degree

  1. :  something that does not exist

    :  the absence of all magnitude or quantity

    :  zero

  1. :  of no account :  worthless

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