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no

adverb [not gradable]  /noʊ/ us  

no adverb [not gradable] (NEGATIVE ANSWER)

used to give negative answers: "Are you hurt?" "No, I’m OK." "Would you like some coffee?" "No, thank you."

no adverb [not gradable] (NOT)

not: It’s no colder today than it was yesterday.

no

noun [C]  /noʊ/ ( plural noes) us  
a negative answer: The answer is no.
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