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nada

[nah-duh] /ˈnɑ də/
noun, Informal.
1.
nothing; zero; none:
I have absolutely no motivation—zilch, zip, nada!
Origin
< Spanish
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British Dictionary definitions for nada

nada

/ˈnɑːdə/
noun
1.
(mainly US, informal) nothing
Word Origin
C20: Spanish
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Word Origin and History for nada
nada
slang, "nothing," 1933, introduced by Hemingway, from Sp., "nothing," from L. (res) nata "small, insignificant thing," lit. "(thing) born."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for nada

nada

noun

Nothing: it's free, zip, zero, nada


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Related Abbreviations for nada

NADA

National Automobile Dealers Association
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