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none

none

pronunciation:
nuhn
parts of speech:
pronoun, adverb
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: no person or thing; not one.
None of the cookies is left.
antonyms:
all
definition 2: (used with a pl. verb) no persons or things; no one.
Several tried but none succeeded.
antonyms:
all, multitude
definition 3: not any.
Bad food is better than none.
antonyms:
all
definition 4: no part.
It's none of my business.
antonyms:
entirety
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: in no way; not at all.
They arrived none too soon.
Homophone Note
The words none and nun (a religious woman) sound alike but have different meanings.