nonexistent

adjective non·ex·is·tent \ ˌnän-ig-ˈzi-stənt \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of nonexistent

: not in actual or present occurrence : not existing
  • … historical accounts of the first Thanksgiving are almost nonexistent
  • —Jasper White
  • For decades, poor or nonexistent roads have crippled African farmers.
  • —G. Pascal Zachary
  • Water was often a luxury, bathrooms were nonexistent, the food was often suspect.
  • —Noel Vietmeyer
  • Although brain size and organization became basically modern at least 100,000 years ago, with the robust Neanderthals, their advances in tool-making were slight, their self-expression through art virtually nonexistent.
  • —John Noble Wilford

First Known Use of nonexistent

1646



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