Definition of from nowhere
1 : from an unlikely beginning Starting from nowhere, he built a very successful business.
2 : in a sudden and unexpected way The horse came from nowhere to win the race. From out of nowhere he asked her if she was having an affair.
Word by Word Definitions
: not in or at any place
: to no place
: a nonexistent place
: an unknown, distant, or obscure place or state
: of or relating to a remote or relatively unknown location
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