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.
(pron.)no person; not anyone; no one.
Category: Function Word
(n.)a person of no importance, influence, or power.
Origin of nobody:
cipher, cypher, nobody, nonentity(noun)
a person of no influence
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
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.
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
Not any person; the logical negation of somebody.
no person; no one; not anybody
a person of no influence or importance; an insignificant or contemptible person
"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
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'nobody' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2096
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'nobody' in Written Corpus Frequency: #596
Translations for nobody
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a very unimportant person
She's just a nobody.
- نَكِرَه، شَخْص لا يَعْرِفُه أحَدArabic
- zé-ninguémPortuguese (BR)
- der NiemandGerman
- ένα τίποτα, ασήμαντο πρόσωποGreek
- don nadieSpanish
- moins que rienFrench
- לא חָשוּבHebrew
- कोई नहींHindi
- nitko bitanCroatian
- orang tidak pentingIndonesian
- lítilvæg/ómerkileg persónaIcelandic
- (persona di nessuno conto)Italian
- 하찮은 사람Korean
- niekas, visiškas nulisLithuanian
- neievērojams cilvēks, nulleLatvian
- tidak pentingMalay
- null, ubetydelighetNorwegian
- nikt, zeroPolish
- هيڅ څوكPashto
- ничтожество, пустое местоRussian
- úplná nulaSlovak
- bir hiç, önemsiz kimseTurkish
- 小人物Chinese (Trad.)
- нікчема; “пусте місце”Ukrainian
- غير اہم شخصUrdu
- người tầm thườngVietnamese
- 小人物Chinese (Simp.)
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