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nothing

adverb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

not in any degree, way, or under any condition
  • nothing daunted by the poor reception his first novel received, he proceeded to write another one

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nothing

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of nothing (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a person of no importance or influence
  • his friends couldn't understand why he'd want to marry a girl who was an obvious nothing

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3 the numerical symbol 0 or the absence of number or quantity represented by it
  • two minus two equals nothing

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The first known use of nothing was before the 12th century

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“Nothing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nothing. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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