Definitions for nobodyˈnoʊˌbɒd i, -ˌbʌd i, -bə di

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

no•bod•yˈnoʊˌbɒd i, -ˌbʌd i, -bə di(pron.; n.)(pl.)-bod•ies.

  1. (pron.)no person; not anyone; no one.

    Category: Function Word

  2. (n.)a person of no importance, influence, or power.

Origin of nobody:

1300–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cipher, cypher, nobody, nonentity(noun)

    a person of no influence

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. nobody(pronoun)ˈnoʊˌbɒd i, -ˌbʌd i, -bə di

    not one person

    I knocked on the door but nobody answered.; Nobody wanted to talk to her about it.; Nobody else knows you came.

Wiktionary

  1. nobody(Noun)

    Someone who is not important or well-known.

    Whether you're a nobody or a player, everyone in Tinseltown wants to be King of Hollywood! - Conquering Hollywood

  2. nobody(Pronoun)

    Not any person; the logical negation of somebody.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nobody(noun)

    no person; no one; not anybody

  2. Nobody(noun)

    a person of no influence or importance; an insignificant or contemptible person

Freebase

  1. Nobody

    "Nobody" is a dance-pop song produced by Park Jin-Young and recorded by Korean girl group Wonder Girls. The song was released as a digital download single on September 22, 2008 in their native Korean. Sampling the Italian trio La La's "Johnny Johnny", "Nobody" became popular within hours, becoming a top search term and ranking #1 on various digital music sites. The song featured the usage of Circle progression on the main theme. A live performance video of "Nobody" at M! Countdown was for some period of time the most viewed K-pop video on YouTube, until being surpassed on September 1, 2011 by the music video for "Gee" by Girls' Generation. The live performance was also the first K-pop video to reach 50 million views on YouTube. In May 2012, Wonder Girls announced their official debut into the Japanese market with DefStar Records with a Japanese version of Nobody, "Nobody ~あなたしか見えない~", in a Japanese debut EP titled "Nobody for Everybody".

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nobody' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2096

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nobody' in Written Corpus Frequency: #596


Translations for nobody

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

nobody(noun)

a very unimportant person

She's just a nobody.

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