What does nobody mean?

Definitions for nobody
ˈnoʊˌbɒd i, -ˌbʌd i, -bə dino·body

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cipher, cypher, nobody, nonentitynoun

    a person of no influence

Wiktionary

  1. nobodynoun

    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. nobodypronoun

    Not any person; the logical negation of somebody.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Nobodynoun

    No one; not any one.

    Etymology: no and body.

    This is the tune of our catch plaid by the picture of nobody. William Shakespeare, Tempest.

    It fell to secretary Coke’s turn, for whom nobody cared, to be made the sacrifice; and he was put out of his office. Edward Hyde, b. ii.

    If in company you offer something for a jest, and nobody seconds you on your own laughter, you may condemn their taste, and appeal to better judgments; but in the mean time you make a very indifferent figure. Jonathan Swift, Miscel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nobodynoun

    no person; no one; not anybody

  2. Nobodynoun

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

  3. Etymology: [No, a. + body.]

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".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nobody

    nō′bod-i, n. no body or person: no one: a person of no account, one not in fashionable society.

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    Song lyrics by nobody -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by nobody on the Lyrics.com website.

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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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nobody in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nobody in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of nobody in a Sentence

  1. Ali Seifi:

    That's the million-dollar question, nobody knows why some people get more hiccups.

  2. Amy Tan:

    In America nobody says you have to keep the circumstances you were born with.

  3. Sebastian Kurz:

    These are shameful images, nobody should have to be ashamed of Austria.

  4. Eddy Williems:

    Even to this day, no one really knows why he did this, he was very influenced by something. Perhaps someone else was involved — as a biologist, how did he have money to pay for all of those discs ? Was he angry about the research ? Nobody knows.

  5. Luke Fickell:

    The resounding statement is what we did on that football field, nobody is going to call and ask us what we think. I don't think these guys can be denied that opportunity. It would be a shame.

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