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naught

naught (nought)

 
pronunciation:
nawt
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
phrases:
come to naught, set at naught
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the number zero.
similar words:
cipher, zero
definition 2: nothing.
The effect of our efforts was naught.
similar words:
nil, zero
phrase: come to naught
phrase: set at naught
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: without value; worthless.
His hopes became naught.