no man

noun

Definition of no man

  1. 1 :  no person :  nobody

  2. 2 usually no–man [2no + man] :  a man who is accustomed or inclined to disagree in an independent manner or to decline requests in a firm resolute way surrounded by a number of no-men to resist me at every point — Sir Winston Churchill — compare yes-man

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Origin and Etymology of no man

Middle English no man, naman, non man, nan man, from Old English nān man, from nān no, none + man — more at none


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