[nəʊ] or [no]


(noun.) a negative; 'his no was loud and clear'.

(adj.) quantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns for indicating a complete or almost complete lack or zero quantity of; 'we have no bananas'; 'no eggs left and no money to buy any'; 'have you no decency?'; 'did it with no help'; 'I'll get you there in no time' .

(adv.) used to express refusal or denial or disagreement etc or especially to emphasize a negative statement; 'no, you are wrong'.

(adv.) not in any degree or manner; not at all; 'he is no better today'.

(adv.) referring to the degree to which a certain quality is present; 'he was no heavier than a child'.

Typist: Merritt--From WordNet


(a.) Not any; not one; none.

(adv.) Nay; not; not at all; not in any respect or degree; -- a word expressing negation, denial, or refusal. Before or after another negative, no is emphatic.

(n.) A refusal by use of the wordd no; a denial.

(n.) A negative vote; one who votes in the negative; as, to call for the ayes and noes; the noes have it.

Editor: Tracy

Synonyms and Synonymous

ad. [1]. Nay.[2]. Not at all, in no degree.

a. None, not any.

Checked by Joseph


adv. the word of refusal or denial: not at all: never: not so: not.—n. a denial: a vote against or in the negative:—pl. Noes (nōz).—adj. not any: not one: none.—advs. Nō′way in no way manner or degree—also Nō′ways; Nō′wise in no way manner or degree.—No account worthless; No doubt surely; No go (see Go); No joke not a trifling matter.

Typed by Erica


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