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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 3 votes

  1. naught


    aught, anything, everything

Princeton's WordNet3.4 / 5 votes

  1. nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught, zero, zilch, zip, zipponoun

    a quantity of no importance

    "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it"

    postal code, nought, zipper, zero, vigour, zip, energy, goose egg, postcode, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, zero point, nobody, secret code, slide fastener, nonentity, vigor, zip fastener, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  2. naughtnoun

    complete failure

    "all my efforts led to naught"

    null, cypher, cipher, zero, zilch, nada, aught, nil, nix, nothing, zip, zippo, goose egg

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. naughtnoun

    nothing, nought

  2. naughtadjective

    worthless, bad, of no value

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  1. Beauton Gilbow:

    I'm so sorry. I've devoted the last 15 years to taking care of these boys and really to shaping their morals. Now it's all for naught.

  2. Emma Goldman:

    Crime is naught but misdirected energy.

  3. Howard Flax:

    If we are not able to recoup some of these losses during this period, it's all for naught.

  4. George Santiano:

    All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    Glory is like a circle in the water, which never ceaseth to enlarge itself, till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.

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