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English definition of “no”

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:See more
(Definition of no adverb (NEGATIVE ANSWER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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