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"nobody" in British English

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nobodypronoun

uk   /ˈnəʊ.bə.di/ /-bɒd.i/  us   /ˈnoʊ.bɑː.di/ (also no one)
A2 not anyone: Is there nobody here who can ​answer my ​question? I ​saw nobody all ​morning. Nobody ​agreed with me.

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nobodynoun [C]

uk   /ˈnəʊ.bə.di/ /-bɒd.i/  us   /ˈnoʊ.bɑː.di/
(Definition of nobody from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nobodypronoun, noun [C]

 us   /ˈnoʊ·bə·di, -ˌbɑd·i/
not anyone; no ​person: Nobody was around to ​answer the ​phone. If he can’t ​fixyourcomputer, nobody can. A nobody is also someone who is ​consideredunimportant: There were ​celebrities there, but I ​sat between two nobodies.
(Definition of nobody from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nobody”
in Arabic لا أحد…
in Korean 아무도…
in Portuguese ninguém…
in Catalan ningú…
in Japanese 誰も~(し)ない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 没有人,无人…
in Turkish hiç kimse, kimse…
in Russian никто…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒有人,無人…
in Italian nessuno…
in Polish nikt…
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