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Culture > Linguistics > Nothingness


Now updated for CSW15. New words, if any, and new inflections of existing words, are shown in red.


nada (Spanish) nothing.
naething (Scots) nothing.
naught nothing.
nihil (Lat.) nothing.
nihility nothingness; a mere nothing.
nil nothing.
nish (Coll.) nothing.
nobbut (Dial.) only, except; nothing but.
nothing the absence of all quantity or magnitude.
nothingism nihility; nothingness.
nothingness nonexistence.
nought nothing.
nowt (Dial.) nothing.
nuffin (Sl.) nothing.
nullity the state of being null or void.
nuthin (Coll.) nothing.
ought nothing; (verb) to owe.
squadoosh (US slang) nothing.
zilch nothing.
zipola nothing.
zippo (US sl.) nothing, zero.