Definition of nought in English:


Syllabification: nought

noun & pronoun

variant spelling of naught.
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  • 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.

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Word of the day erroneous
Pronunciation: ɪˈrəʊnɪəs
wrong; incorrect