Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. not at all; not; nothing of; -- used emphatically.

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Examples

  • Stuey showed none of the deference one would expect an up-and-coming player to extend toward a champion—even an un-crowned one.

    One of a Kind

  • His roaming hand cupped itself to the underswell of her breast, his thumb stroking the tip in heady stimulation, her thin blouse holding back none of the delicious sensations.

    The Second Time

  • Except the splendid decorations of the churches, of which entire wagonloads were carried away, none of the hoped-for treasures were found.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Yesterday he called Bill Clinton, Kofi Annan, and the Pope, but when none of them miraculously appeared, he settled for his prison guard and his anesthesiologist.

    Miss Misery

  • Whatever probability attaches to the hymns for Terce and None affects equally that for Sext, none of the three being found in the oldest

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Whitlock insisted, that while the information he used in his 1941 analyses came from the 5-Num dispatches he called them 5-Digit, none of the cryptologists at Station CAST had the means to read the encoded message text prior to Pearl Harbor because the solutions had not been received from Station US in Washington, DC.

    DAY OF DECEIT

  • Bank of Spain Governor Miguel Angel Fernandez Ordonez insisted none of the five banks that failed needed to raise new capital.

    8 banks flunk European stress test; 16 more barely pass

  • Every single one of the female mice that the Gainsville team exposed to organochlorine pesticides rapidly developed the autoimmune disease lupus, while none of the mice in the control group did.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • As none of the Russian bishops seceded from the Established Church the Raskolniks therefore had but an incomplete form of Church.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • As none of these items were transferred over to the LM prior to its separation in lunar orbit, it seems clear that nothing from the OFK, whether one physically existed or not, was carried to the surface.

    First Man

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