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adjective as in nil

noun as in cipher

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If the capital letter S were cut into two parts, and the bottom half attached to the top half, it would make a nought .

It was a curious chapter of accidents that brought all these well laid plans to nought.

Fortune had favoured me far above my expectations, and I saw nought before me but a career of distinction under my new master.

Between the two on the hills is the great camp which any force can hold, but nought but a great one can storm.

After that the men of Gerent who were with them at the camp cared nought for their strange leader.


On this page you'll find 134 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to nought, such as: naught, nihil, nix, none, nothing, and zero.

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