Definition of nought in English:

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nought

Pronunciation: /nôt/

noun& pronoun

Variant spelling of naught.
Example sentences
  • It is home where the criminal attitude of the children towards women could be prevented and thus the crimes against women in the future could be brought to nought.
  • Their good work was set at nought a minute later when Kildare lost the ball in midfield and senior midfielder Martin McGrath raced through to stick the ball in the net four minutes from the interval.
  • But the fact the Cowboys had never beaten the Broncos counted for nought last weekend.

Words that rhyme with nought

abort, apport, assort, athwart, aught, besought, bethought, bort, bought, brought, caught, cavort, comport, consort, contort, Cort, court, distraught, escort, exhort, export, extort, fort, fought, fraught, import, methought, misreport, mort, naught, Oort, ought, outfought, port, Porte, purport, quart, rort, short, snort, sort, sought, sport, support, swart, taught, taut, thought, thwart, tort, transport, wart, wrought

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