zero, 0, nought, cipher, cypher(noun)
a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number
Nothing; something which does not exist.
A thing or person of no worth or value; nil.
Not any quantity of number; zero; the score of no points in a game.
The figure or character representing, or having the shape of, zero.
To abase, to set at nought.
To no extent; in no way; not at all.
Good for nothing; worthless.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
nawt, n. not anything: nothing.—adv. in no degree.—Set at nought, to despise. [Same as Naught.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'nought' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1514
The numerical value of nought in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of nought in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of nought in a Sentence
Choose to take care of the careless and you will end up having nought
Dreams surely are difficult, confusing, and not everything in them is brought to pass for mankind. For fleeting dreams have two gates one is fashioned of horn and one of ivory. Those which pass through the one of sawn ivory are deceptive, bringing tidings which come to nought, but those which issue from the one of polished horn bring true results when a mortal sees them.
I've seen a disciplined man who possessed nought, and i've seen a wealthy man who is devoid of understanding.
The best laid schemes o' Mice an' Men, Gang aft agley, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain, For promis'd joy
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.
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