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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Written Corpus Frequency
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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Choose to take care of the careless and you will end up having nought
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.
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
Whilom, ere youth?s conceit had waned, methought Answers to all life?s problems I had wrought; But now, grown old and wise, too late I see My life is spent, and all my lore is nought.
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