nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught, zero, zilch, zip, zippo(noun)
a quantity of no importance
"it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it"
"all my efforts led to naught"
(now rare or archaic in US, Canada) Zero.
Yet another naught on the scoreboard for the home team.
(now rare or archaic in US, Canada) Nothing; nothingness.
Origin: From the naught, nought, naht, nawiht, from nawiht, "no whit".
the arithmetical character 0; a cipher. See Cipher
in no degree; not at all
of no value or account; worthless; bad; useless
hence, vile; base; naughty
Origin: [OE. naught, nought, naht, nawiht, AS. nwiht, nuht, nht; ne not + ever + wiht thing, whit; hence, not ever a whit. See No, adv. Whit, and cf. Aught, Not.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
nawt, n. no-whit, nothing.—adv. in no degree.—adj. of no value or account: worthless: bad.—Be naught, an obsolete form of malediction; Come to naught, to come to nothing, to fail; Set at naught, to treat as of no account, to despise. [Another form of nought. A.S. náht, náwiht—ná, not, wiht, a whit.]
The numerical value of Naught in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Naught in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of Naught in a Sentence
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself, Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.
There's too much panic around defaults, whenever a company defaults, people would assume the (bond) value would be wiped out to naught. But that's not the case.
I'm so sorry. I've devoted the last 15 years to taking care of these boys and really to shaping their morals. Now it's all for naught.
Do naught to others which, if done to thee, would cause thee pain: this is the sum of duty.*
Love gives naught but itself and takes naught but from itself. Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love.
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