‘no one’; ‘There is no water left.’; ‘No hot dogs were sold yesterday.’; ‘No phones were at the store.’; ‘No customer personal data will be retained unless it is rendered anonymous.’; ‘There was no score at the end of the first period. (The score was 0-0.)’;
At no time; on no occasion; in no circumstance.
‘I finally finished, and I never want to do that again.’; ‘I repeated the test a hundred times, and never saw a positive result.’; ‘I will never tell.’;
‘We'll be finished in no time at all.’;
Not at any other time; not on any other occasion; not previously.
Not any possibility or allowance of (doing something).
‘No smoking’; ‘There's no stopping her once she gets going.’;
(colloquial) Negative particle (used to negate verbs in the simple past tense; also used absolutely).
‘The police say I stole the car, but I never did it.’; ‘You said you were going to mow the lawn today. – I never!’;
Not (a); not properly, not really; not fully.
‘My mother's no fool.’; ‘Working nine to five every day is no life.’;
Not ever; not at any time; at no time, whether past, present, or future.
‘Death still draws nearer, never seeming near.’;
, with comparatives more and less, and informally with certain other adjectives such as good, fun, and fair, except in|_|Scotland}} Not, not at all.
‘It is a less physical kind of torture, but no less gruesome. (General)’; ‘This is no different from what we've been doing all along. (General)’; ‘The teacher’s ruling was no fair. (Informal)’; ‘That game is no fun. (Informal)’; ‘I just want to find out whether she's coming or no. (Scotland)’;
In no degree; not in the least; not.
‘Whosoever has a friend to guide him, may carry his eyes in another man's head, and yet see never the worse.’; ‘And he answered him to never a word.’;
not ever; at no time in the past or future;
‘I have never been to China’; ‘I shall never forget this day’; ‘had never seen a circus’; ‘never on Sunday’; ‘I will never marry you!’;
a negating expression; an answer that shows disagreement or disapproval
not at all; certainly not; not in any circumstances;
‘never fear’; ‘bringing up children is never easy’; ‘that will never do’; ‘what is morally wrong can never be politically right’;
a vote not in favor, or opposing a proposition
‘The workers voted on whether to strike, and there were thirty "yeses" and one "no".’;
Not any; not one; none; as, yes, we have no bananas; - often used as a quantifier.
‘Let there be no strife . . . between me and thee.’; ‘That goodness is no name, and happiness no dream.’;
Nay; not; not at all; not in any respect or degree; - a word expressing negation, denial, or refusal. Before or after another negative, no is emphatic.
‘We do no otherwise than we are willed.’; ‘I am perplx'd and doubtful whether or noI dare accept this your congratulation.’; ‘There is none righteous, no, not one.’; ‘No! Nay, Heaven forbid.’;
A refusal by use of the word no; a denial.
A negative vote; one who votes in the negative; as, to call for the ayes and noes; the noes have it.
‘his no was loud and clear’;
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quantifier; used with either mass nouns or plural count nouns for indicating a complete or almost complete lack or zero quantity of;
‘we have no bananas’; ‘no eggs left and no money to buy any’; ‘have you no decency?’; ‘did it with no help’; ‘I'll get you there in no time’; ‘have some milk’; ‘some roses were still blooming’; ‘having some friends over’; ‘some apples’; ‘some paper’;
referring to the degree to which a certain quality is present;
‘he was no heavier than a child’;
not in any degree or manner; not at all;
‘he is no better today’;
used to express refusal or denial or disagreement etc or especially to emphasize a negative statement;
‘no, you are wrong’;
‘there is no excuse’; ‘no two plants are alike’;
used to indicate that something is quite the opposite of what is being specified
‘it was no easy task persuading her’; ‘Toby is no fool’;
‘you'll be back in no time’;
used in notices or slogans forbidding or rejecting something specified
‘No Smoking signs’; ‘no nukes’;
used to give a negative response
‘‘Is anything wrong?’ ‘No.’’;
expressing disagreement or contradiction
‘‘This is boring.’ ‘No, it's not!’’;
expressing agreement with or affirmation of a negative statement
‘they would never cause a fuss, oh no’;
expressing shock or disappointment
‘oh no, look at this!’;
not at all; to no extent
‘they were no more able to perform the task than I was’;
‘I'll no be a minute’;
variant spelling of Noh