Meaning of “it is/was nothing” in the English Dictionary

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"it is/was nothing" in British English

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it is/was nothing

informal

used to tell someone not to worry about, or place special value on, what you are doing or have done:

"You seem very upset." "No, no, it's nothing - I'm OK."
"It was so nice of you to look after the baby all day." "Oh, it was nothing, I enjoyed it."

(Definition of “it is/was nothing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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