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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of little importance.

Usage examples (34)
  • They were not interested in carrying the furniture up the stairs for such a nugatory reward.
  • A nugatory law
  • As TV and the Internet converge into something generically known as broadband, the distinctions between the two will soon become nugatory from a consumer point of view.
  • As soon as the lords were out of Henry's reach, the Scots Estates demanded modifications in the proposed treaty which would have made it nugatory from the English point... for more
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