nought Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"nought" in British English

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noughtnumber

uk   /nɔːt/  us   /nɑːt/

nought number (ZERO)

[C] mainly UK (US usually naught) the ​number 0 or zero: He said it was only ​worth £10, but really you could ​add a ​couple of noughts to that (= it is really ​worth £1,000).

nought number (NOTHING)

[U] →  naught
(Definition of nought from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nought" in Business English

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noughtnoun [C]

uk   us   /nɔːt/ UK
the ​number 0 or zero: 0.4% (nought ​point four ​percent) He's got several noughts on the end of his ​salary.
(Definition of nought from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nought”
in Korean 0, 영…
in Arabic صِفر…
in Malaysian kosong…
in French rien, zéro…
in Russian ноль, ничего…
in Chinese (Traditional) 零, (數字)0…
in Italian zero…
in Turkish sıfır, hiçbir şey, boş…
in Polish zero, nic…
in Spanish nada, cero…
in Vietnamese không có gì, số không…
in Portuguese zero…
in Thai การไม่มีอะไร, ศูนย์…
in German das Nichts, die Null…
in Catalan zero…
in Japanese ゼロ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 零, (数字)0…
in Indonesian nol, angka 0…
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