Definition of


  1. (noun, quantity) a quantity of no importance
    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

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Nada

Hyponyms: bugger all, fanny adams, fuck all, nihil, sweet fanny adams

Hypernyms: relative quantity

Origin of the word Nada

  1. slang, "nothing," 1933, introduced by Hemingway, from Sp., "nothing," from L. (res) nata "small, insignificant thing," lit. "(thing) born." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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