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English definition of “nothing doing”

nothing doing

informal
used to mean 'no', especially when said in answer to a request : We asked if she'd come over and help us, but she said, "Nothing doing".Yes, no and not Grammar:No one, nobody, nothing, nowhereNo one, nobody, nothing and nowhere are indefinite pronouns.
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