Definition of nowt in English:


Syllabification: nowt
Pronunciation: /nout

pronoun & adverb

Northern English
  • Nothing: it’s nowt to do with me
    More example sentences
    • ‘When in doubt, do nowt,’ goes the Yorkshire saying.
    • Had I dared venture into that ultimate feminine domain, Mrs C would have taken a shotgun to me - ‘This is woman's work and nowt to do with thee.’
    • Honest, I was really nice about it but nevertheless I did have to wonder if they really wanted to leave town where there are some great ‘eateries’ for a place where there's nowt!

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