English - English Dictionary
nothinga nonexistent thing
nothingnessempty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk; "that''s a lot of wind"; "don''t give me any of that jazz"
nothingsinconsequential conversation; "they traded a few nothings as they parted"
sweet nothingsinconsequential expressions of affection; "he whispered sweet nothings into her ear"
Know-Nothing Partya former political party in the United States; active in the 1850s to keep power out of the hands of immigrants and Roman Catholics
good-for-nothingan idle worthless person
do-nothingperson who does no work; "a lazy bum"
know nothingan ignorant person
nothinga quantity of no importance; "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn''t hear zilch about it"
nothingnessthe state of nonexistence
do-nothing(a)characterized by inability or unwillingness to work toward a goal or assume responsibility; "a do-nothing government"
good-for-nothingwithout merit; "a sorry horse"; "a sorry excuse"; "a lazy no-count, good-for-nothing goldbrick"; "the car was a no-good piece of junk"
nothingin no way; to no degree; "he looks nothing like his father"
out of nothingwithout warning; "your cousin arrived out of thin air"