naught

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  • She had not been a woman of the world so long for naught. Cited from Divers Women, by Pansy and Mrs. C.M. Livingston
  • And even if they did they would not by this put the conference to naught. Cited from Face to Face with Kaiserism, by James W. Gerard
  • Plans for the remaining members to continue on without him came to naught.
  • I had naught to offer her but my poor presence, no future, and no home. Cited from A Sea Queen's Sailing, by Charles Whistler
  • It would seem as though their efforts had been all for naught.
  • I will not be set at naught by both of my children. Cited from The Lost Treasure of Trevlyn, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • The three plan to escape, but the attempt comes to naught when they are discovered.
  • Yet there was naught for me to fear in the look which he turned on me. Cited from A Sea Queen's Sailing, by Charles Whistler
  • But her efforts come to naught when he still wants to leave.
  • He could not dream of any one setting his authority at naught. Cited from The Rose of Old St. Louis, by Mary Dillon
  • I did not play on these rocks for naught when a boy. Cited from Sir Ludar, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • They never thought to look near an' knee-high, where they could see naught. Cited from Puck of Pook's Hill, by Rudyard Kipling
  • He knew naught, and evidently she was determined to give no information. Cited from Clayhanger, by Arnold Bennett
  • S: There is naught but our first death and we shall not be raised again. Cited from Three Translations of The Koran (Al-Qur'an) side by side
  • As it turned out, most of his work went for naught.
  • But in his case the battle was all for naught and there was no victory to be won. Cited from The Shoulders of Atlas, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • And morning found them so that naught could be seen save their dwellings. Cited from Three Translations of The Koran (Al-Qur'an) side by side
  • "You say naught for six months -- and then you start writing letters!" said his father. Cited from Clayhanger, by Arnold Bennett
  • We shall find naught but help from any other, if we may have to work our passage to their port. Cited from A Sea Queen's Sailing, by Charles Whistler
  • But both have disappeared and naught remains but the deep fire of my desire.
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Synonyms of naught

Meaning of naught

  • noun Complete failure
    all my efforts led to naught