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I try to devise backup plans based on unknowable factors—whether young children will be vaccinated by then, whether it will rain that weekend, forcing us to move certain festivities inside—and I wonder if it will all be for naught.
2021 COULD BE THE BIGGEST WEDDING YEAR EVER. BUT ARE GUESTS READY TO GATHER?ELIANA DOCKTERMANMAY 29, 2021TIME
Russell Westbrook, who did not speak with reporters after the game, logged his fourth triple-double of the season for naught, scoring 22 points with 11 assists and 10 rebounds.
WIZARDS CLOSE THE YEAR WITH ANOTHER LOSS, FALL TO 0-5AVA WALLACEJANUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
R naught — written as R0 — is an estimate of how many other people someone with the virus might infect.
CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWNS MAY HAVE AVOIDED 531 MILLION INFECTIONSERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJUNE 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
In all countries, R naught — an estimate for how many people an infected person might transmit the virus to — was less than one, meaning that each infected person passed the virus on to less than one person on average.
LOCKDOWNS MAY HAVE AVERTED 531 MILLION CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONSERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJUNE 9, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
At last he had found permanence in a life where heretofore had been naught but transience.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
There are poets and writers who see naught in war but carrion, filth, savagery and horror.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Letty has just had another baby, and her dairy-maid got married and left at this busy time, and I'm sick and good for naught.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
From that day my affairs have gone from bad to worse, and I have naught in the wide world but the clothes I stand up in.
THE MERRIE TALES OF JACQUES TOURNEBROCHEANATOLE FRANCE
Though they prayed thus, yet once again they found that the "prayer of the wicked availeth naught."
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
If that hope came to naught I should certainly care for them or need them little enough, for my home would be the court as ever.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER

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