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English definition of “no”


adverb (NEGATIVE ANSWER)    /nəʊ/ US  /noʊ/
A1 used to give negative answers : "Did you go to the shops ?" "No, I forgot ." "Would you like any more cake ?" "No thank you." "Do you have any homework tonight ?" "No."Yes, no and not Grammar:No or not?No and not are the two most common words we use to indicate negation. We use no before a noun phrase:
(Definition of no adverb (NEGATIVE ANSWER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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