nothing

How to spell nothing in spanish

In spanish, the word nothing can be spelled:

  • pron.
    1. No thing; not anything: The box contained nothing. I've heard nothing about it.
    2. No part; no portion: Nothing remains of the old house but the cellar hole.
    3. One of no consequence, significance, or interest: The new nonsmoking policy is nothing to me.
    n.
    1. Something that has no existence.
    2. Something that has no quantitative value; zero: a score of two to nothing.
    3. One that has no substance or importance; a nonentity: “A nothing is a dreadful thing to hold onto” (Edna O'Brien).
    adj.

    Insignificant or worthless: “the utterly nothing role of a wealthy suitor” (Bosley Crowther).

    adv.

    In no way or degree; not at all: She looks nothing like her sister.

    idioms:

    for nothing

    1. Free of charge.
    2. To no avail: all that trouble for nothing.
    3. For no reason: fired him for nothing.
    in nothing flat
    1. In very little time; very quickly.
    nothing doing Informal.
    1. Certainly not.

    [Middle English, from Old English nāthing : nā, no; see no2 + thing, thing; see thing.]

    USAGE NOTE   According to the traditional rule, nothing is invariably treated as a singular, even when followed by an exception phrase containing a plural noun: Nothing except your fears stands (not stand) in your way. Nothing but roses meets (not meet) the eye. See Usage Notes at none.


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