Naught vs. Nought

Naught vs. Nought — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Naught and Nought

Naughtnoun

Nonexistence; nothingness.

Noughtnoun

Variant of naught.

Naughtnoun

The figure 0; a cipher; a zero.

Noughtnoun

Nothing; something which does not exist.

Naughtadjective

Nonexistent.

Noughtnoun

A thing or person of no worth or value; nil.

Naughtadjective

Insignificant.

Noughtnoun

(UK) Not any quantity of number; zero; the score of no points in a game.

0.4 — nought point four / zero point four

Naughtpronoun

(archaic) Nothing.

Naught can come of this, you mark my words.

Noughtnoun

(UK) The figure or character representing, or having the shape of, zero.

Naughtnoun

(archaic) Nothingness.

Noughtadjective

(obsolete) Good for nothing; worthless.

Naughtnoun

alternative spelling of nought

Noughtadjective

Wicked, immoral.

Naughtnumeral

alternative spelling of nought

Noughtverb

To abase, to set at nought.

Naughtnoun

a quantity of no importance;

it looked like nothing I had ever seen beforereduced to nil all the work we had donewe racked up a pathetic goose eggit was all for naughtI didn't hear zilch about it

Noughtadverb

To no extent; in no way; not at all.

Naughtnoun

complete failure;

all my efforts led to naught

Noughtadverb

Not.

Noughtpronoun

Nothing; zero.

Noughtnoun

a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number