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no1

no1

pronunciation:
no
parts of speech:
adverb, noun, interjection
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: a negative used as a denial, disagreement, or refusal.
No, I don't want to go.
antonyms:
yes
definition 2: not at all; in no respect (used with the comparative).
no worse than before
definition 3: used to present or emphasize a negative statement.
I don't like it, no, not a bit.
 
part of speech: noun
inflections: noes, nos
definition 1: an occurrence, in speech or writing, of the word "no".
similar words:
negative
definition 2: a negative utterance.
antonyms:
yes
definition 3: a negative vote or a person who votes negatively.
The noes are in the majority.
antonyms:
yes
 
part of speech: interjection
definition: used to express shock, disbelief, fear, or great disappointment.
No! You must be joking!