can make nothing of

idiom

Definition of can make nothing of

: to be unable to understand He could make nothing of the coded message.

Learn More about can make nothing of

Statistics for can make nothing of

Cite this Entry

“Can make nothing of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/can%20make%20nothing%20of. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

Comments on can make nothing of

What made you want to look up can make nothing of? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Here Be Dragons: A Creature Identification Quiz

  • monster werewolf photo
  • Which is a synonym of werewolf?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!