The house showed nothing of its former magnificence. Money is nothing when you’re without health. Nothing dismayed, he repeated his question. She was stuck in a complete list of idioms with meanings pdf job.
They had gone to a great deal of expense for nothing. Dinner was finished in nothing flat. He could make nothing of the complicated directions. We could see nothing but fog.
We drove through the town but there seemed to be nothing doing. She was used to nothing less than the best. He thinks nothing of lying to conceal his incompetence. In the meantime, he should just accept that the holdup has nothing to do with his politics.
The decision not to run the cartoons is motivated by nothing more than fear: either fear of offending or fear of retaliation. It has nothing to do with the regulatory job he is nominated for. Groucho funnier than having this Margaret Dumont around not understanding the jokes. But, to relieve your mind, nothing at all has really happened.
I could tell it, if nothing else showed it, by the way in which she overdoes respectability. After this, nothing could restore the courtesy he had previously assumed. Meaning “insignificant thing” is from c. The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. English definitions, synonyms, word origins, audio pronunciations, example sentences, slang phrases, idioms, word games, legal and medical terms, Word of the Day and more.