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Definitions for nowhere
ˈnoʊˌʰwɛər, -ˌwɛərnowhere

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nowhere.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nowhere(adverb)

    an insignificant place

    "he came out of nowhere"

  2. nowhere(adverb)

    not anywhere; in or at or to no place

    "I am going nowhere"

Wiktionary

  1. nowhere(Noun)

    No particular place, noplace.

    They went on a cruise to nowhere.

  2. nowhere(Adverb)

    In no place.

    Nowhere did the rules say anything about popcorn.

  3. nowhere(Adverb)

    To no place.

    We sat in traffic, going nowhere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nowhere(adverb)

    not anywhere; not in any place or state; as, the book is nowhere to be found

    Etymology: [AS. nhwr. See No, and Where.]

Freebase

  1. Nowhere

    Nowhere is a 1997 American black comedy drama film written and directed by Gregg Araki. It stars James Duval and Rachel True as Dark and Mel, a bisexual teen couple who are both sexually promiscuous. The film is part of a series of three films by Araki nicknamed the "Teenage Apocalypse Trilogy". The other films in that trilogy are, in order, Totally Fucked Up and The Doom Generation, with Nowhere being the third and last. It is highly sexual and contains scenes of graphic violence. The film is notable in that it features a variety of actors who had, at the time, not yet reached their current level of stardom. Among them are Heather Graham, Ryan Phillippe, Mena Suvari, Kathleen Robertson, and Denise Richards. In keeping with Araki's films tradition, various celebrities from the past 40 years make unexpected cameos, including Shannen Doherty, Charlotte Rae, Debi Mazar, Jordan Ladd, Christina Applegate, Jeremy Jordan, Jaason Simmons, Beverly D'Angelo, Eve Plumb, Christopher Knight, Traci Lords, Rose McGowan, John Ritter, Staci Keanan, Devon Odessa, Chiara Mastroianni, the Brewer twins and Brian Buzzini.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nowhere

    nō′hwār, adv. in no where or place: at no time.—adv. Nō′whither, not any whither: to no place: in no direction: nowhere.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nowhere' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4172

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nowhere' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2478

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nowhere' in Adverbs Frequency: #274

How to pronounce nowhere?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nowhere in sign language?

  1. nowhere

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nowhere in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nowhere in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of nowhere in a Sentence

  1. C. S. Lewis:

    It is only when you are asked to believe in Reason coming from non-reason that you must cry Halt. Human minds. They do not come from nowhere.

  2. Ryan Girdusky:

    Weaver had a health incident out of nowhere, and it delayed the publication of the story ...We had three young men going on record, they all dropped out. They were too afraid of the ramifications.

  3. John Ing:

    No one knows how far oil prices could fall, we're getting the emotional reaction, we are getting the volume reaction, but we're nowhere near a bottom yet.

  4. Tetsuto Miyashita:

    Qijianglong shows that long-necked dinosaurs diversified in unique ways in Asia during Jurassic times -- something very special was going on in that continent, nowhere else we can find dinosaurs with longer necks than those in China. The new dinosaur tells us that these extreme species thrived in isolation from the rest of the world.

  5. Jordan Spieth:

    I am nowhere near, I don't think there's any reason to compare, it is awfully early. I'm very excited with where I am at as a start to my career and what Tiger has done.

Images & Illustrations of nowhere

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    • A. deny
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