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nil
American English: /nɪl/
British English: /nɪl/

Translation of nil in Spanish:

noun

  • (British) (Sport) we lost two nil
    perdimos por dos a cero
    the score is three nil to United
    United va ganando por tres a cero
    it was nilnil at half time
    al finalizar el primer tiempo iban cero a cero or iban empatados a cero
    Example sentences
    • They were winning by eight points to nil until Ronan Conway scored the only goal of the game well into injury time.
    • After the home side led at the break by a goal to nil, the visitors scored two early goals at the start of the second half to put them in the driving seat.
    • Vikings started strongly but were unable to convert and so the game was locked at nil all in the first half.

adjective

  • he has nil support among the middle classes (British)
    no tiene ningún apoyo entre la clase media
    Example sentences
    • Unlike losing golf balls, the chances of any further payments are virtually nil.
    • Like all ideas that involve huge spending today to save money tomorrow, it has been spent to nil effect.
    • There was nil wind on the ground, but I had a perfect two-stepper landing.
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