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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Negative responses.

Usage examples (34)
  • The full list from the division lobby of ayes and noes is available here.
  • Ummm now u kind of noes about the scarletkitty thing, huh?
  • Thus, instead of two, the colleagues could be facing six "noes".
  • The Speaker, says Roebuck, will, in that case, be enabled to ascertain whether the "noes" or "ayes" have it, without tellers. for more
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  • One who "noes" (votes against something) with his "nose" (the organ of smell) knows when to keep silent.
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