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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person or thing of no importance.

Usage examples (35)
  • The blurred figure in the picture was a nonentity.
  • Joe McElderry – Shuddering nonentity from the north-east.
  • Oh, and I'm such a "nonentity" that this thread is STILL going on, I see.
  • She lives there with her current man, Floyd, a kind of nonentity who has little influence on Val's life or on his thinking. for more
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