No

Definition of No

Pronunciation:
a.1.Not any; not one; none; as, yes, we have no bananas; - often used as a quantifier.
Let there be no strife . . . between me and thee.
- Gen. xiii. 8.
That goodness is no name, and happiness no dream.
- Byron.
adv.1.Nay; not; not at all; not in any respect or degree; - a word expressing negation, denial, or refusal. Before or after another negative, no is emphatic.
We do no otherwise than we are willed.
- Shak.
I am perplx'd and doubtful whether or no
I dare accept this your congratulation.
- Coleridge.
There is none righteous, no, not one.
- Rom. iii. 10.
No! Nay, Heaven forbid.
- Coleridge.
n.1.A refusal by use of the word no; a denial.
2.A negative vote; one who votes in the negative; as, to call for the ayes and noes; the noes have it.

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