Definition of get nowhere
1 : to have no success at all in doing something : to make no progress I have gotten nowhere with my research. My research is getting nowhere. We're getting nowhere fast.
2 : to not help (someone) at all : to not make a situation any better for (someone) Arguing will get us nowhere.
Word by Word Definitions
: to gain possession of
: to receive as a return : earn
: to obtain by concession or entreaty
: something begotten:
: the entire progeny of a male animal
: a document of release from obligation in Jewish law
: a bill of divorce
: a religious divorce by Jewish law
: 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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