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no·bod·y

 (nō′bŏd′ē, -bŭd′ē, -bə-dē)
pron.
No person; not anyone: Nobody told you to go.
n. pl. no·bod·ies
A person of no importance or influence.

nobody

(ˈnəʊbədɪ)
pron
no person; no-one
n, pl -bodies
an insignificant person

no•bod•y

(ˈnoʊˌbɒd i, -ˌbʌd i, -bə di)

pron., n., pl. -bod•ies. pron.
1. no person; not anyone; no one.
n.
2. a person of no importance, influence, or power.
[1300–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nobody - a person of no influence
common man, common person, commoner - a person who holds no title
pip-squeak, small fry, squirt - someone who is small and insignificant
jackanapes, whippersnapper, lightweight - someone who is unimportant but cheeky and presumptuous

nobody

pronoun
1. no-one They were shut away in a little room where nobody could overhear
noun
1. nonentity, nothing (informal), lightweight (informal), non-person, zero, cipher A man in my position has nothing to fear from a nobody like you.
nonentity star, celebrity, superstar, big name, celeb (informal), big shot (slang), personage, megastar (informal), big noise (informal), V.I.P.

nobody

pronoun
No person:
noun
A totally insignificant person:
Informal: pip-squeak, zero.
Slang: shrimp, zilch.
Translations
لَا أَحَدَلا أحد، ولا شَخْصنَكِرَه، شَخْص لا يَعْرِفُه أحَد
nikdonula
ingennulikke nogen
neniu
ei kukaan
personnemoins que rienmoins-que-rien
nitko
senkisenkiházi
enginnlítilvæg/ómerkileg persóna
誰も・・・ない
아무도 ... 않다
nemo
nimeni
úplná nula
nihče
ingeninte någon
ไม่มีใคร
hiç kimsekimseönemsiz kimsebir hiç
không ai

nobody

[ˈnəʊbədɪ]
A. PRONnadie
nobody spokenadie habló, no habló nadie
nobody has more right to it than she hasnadie tiene más derecho a ello que ella
B. N a mere nobodyun don nadie
I knew him when he was nobodylo conocí cuando no era nadie

nobody

[ˈnəʊbədi]
pron
(used without a verb)personne
Who's going with you? - Nobody → Qui t'accompagne? - Personne.
(used with a verb)personne used with "ne"
There was nobody in the office → Il n'y avait personne au bureau.
Nobody likes him → Personne ne l'aime.
n (= nonentity) → moins mf que rien
He's a nobody → C'est un moins que rien.no-claims bonus nbonus m

nobody

pronniemand, keiner; who saw him? — nobodywer hat ihn gesehen? — niemand; nobody knows better than Iniemand or keiner weiß besser als ich; there was nobody elseda war niemand anderes or sonst niemand; nobody else could have done ites kann niemand anders or kein anderer gewesen sein; nobody else but you can do itnur du kannst das, außer dir kann das niemand; nobody else offered to give them moneysonst hat sich keiner or niemand angeboten, ihnen Geld zu geben; like nobody’s businesswie nichts; he’s nobody’s fooler ist nicht auf den Kopf gefallen
nNiemand m no pl, → Nichts nt no pl; he’s a mere nobodyer ist überhaupt nichts, er ist doch ein Niemand or Nichts; to marry a nobodyjdn heiraten, der nichts ist und nichts hat; they are nobodiessie sind doch niemand; I worked with him when he was (a) nobodyich habe mit ihm gearbeitet, als er noch ein Niemand war

nobody

[ˈnəʊbdɪ]
1. pronnessuno
I saw nobody → non ho visto nessuno
nobody spoke → nessuno ha parlato, non ha parlato nessuno
nobody else → nessun altro/nessun'altra
2. n he's a nobodyè una nullità

no

(nəu) adjective
1. not any. We have no food; No other person could have done it.
2. not allowed. No smoking.
3. not a. He is no friend of mine; This will be no easy task.
adverb
not (any). He is no better at golf than swimming; He went as far as the shop and no further.
interjection
a word used for denying, disagreeing, refusing etc. `Do you like travelling?' `No, (I don't).'; No, I don't agree; `Will you help me?' `No, I won't.'
noun plural
noes .
1. a refusal. She answered with a definite no.
2. a vote against something. The noes have won.
ˈnobody pronoun
no person; no-one. Nobody likes him.
noun
a very unimportant person. She's just a nobody.
ˈno-one pronoun
no person; nobody. She will see no-one; No-one is to blame.
there's no saying/knowing etc
it is impossible to say, know etc. There's no denying it; There's no knowing what she will say.

nobody

لَا أَحَدَ nikdo ingen keiner κανένας nadie ei kukaan personne nitko nessuno 誰も・・・ない 아무도 ... 않다 niemand ingen nikt ninguém никто inte någon ไม่มีใคร hiç kimse không ai 谁也不
References in classic literature ?
It was only clear that the question was all about John Barnacle, Augustus Stiltstalking, William Barnacle and Tudor Stiltstalking, Tom, Dick, or Harry Barnacle or Stiltstalking, because there was nobody else but mob.
Nobody loves a mil-yun-aire, Nobody likes his looks, Nobody'll share his slightest care, He classes with thugs and crooks.
It was hard work, even for Anne, for nobody seemed at ease except old Mrs.
She sits, as I am informed, perfectly silent, and perfectly unconscious of what goes on about her, for hours together, with a letter in her hand which she will allow nobody to take from her.
I felt lonely after losing my companion, and I met nobody to take his place.
The Frogs were living as happy as could be in a marshy swamp that just suited them; they went splashing about caring for nobody and nobody troubling with them.
There was nobody there, for I stood just outside the shop at the corner, and could see down both streets at once.
Nobody but yourself could imagine such a thing possible.
Pray do, my dear Miss Lucas," she added in a melancholy tone, "for nobody is on my side, nobody takes part with me.
As the single gentleman after some weeks' occupation of his lodgings, still declined to correspond, by word or gesture, either with Mr Brass or his sister Sally, but invariably chose Richard Swiveller as his channel of communication; and as he proved himself in all respects a highly desirable inmate, paying for everything beforehand, giving very little trouble, making no noise, and keeping early hours; Mr Richard imperceptibly rose to an important position in the family, as one who had influence over this mysterious lodger, and could negotiate with him, for good or evil, when nobody else durst approach his person.
He said dey ain't nobody kin save his own self-- can't do it by faith, can't do it by works, can't do it no way at all.
Nobody thought of her, nobody wanted her, and strange things happened of which she knew nothing.