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Synonyms of none in English:

pronoun

  • 1 I saw none of the fish that you saw
    not one, not a (single) one
    [Antonyms] all
  • 2 none of this concerns me
    no part, not a bit, not any
    [Antonyms] all
  • 3 none can know better than you
    not one, no one, nobody, not a soul, not a single person, no man
    [Antonyms] all
  • Usage

    none

    It is sometimes held that none can take only a singular verb, never a plural verb: none of them is coming tonight, rather than none of them are coming tonight. There is little justification, historical or grammatical, for this view. None is descended from Old English nān, meaning ‘not one,’ and has been used for around a thousand years with both a singular and a plural verb, depending on the context and the emphasis needed

    Phrases

    none the ——

    1
    we were left none the wiser
    not at all, not a bit, not the slightest bit, in no way, by no means any

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