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none

 
pronunciation:
nuhn
parts of speech:
pronoun, adverb
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: no person or thing; not one.
None of the cookies are left.
antonyms:
all
definition 2: (used with a plural verb) no persons or things; no one.
Several tried, but none were able to reach the top of the mountain.
antonyms:
all, multitude
definition 3: not any.
Bad food is better than none.
antonyms:
all
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: in no way; not at all.
The guests arrived none too soon.
Homophone Note
The words none and nun (a religious woman) sound alike but have different meanings.