nohow

[ noh-hou ]
/ ˈnoʊˌhaʊ /
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adverb Nonstandard.

under no circumstances; in no way (usually preceded by another negative): I can't learn this nohow.

Origin of nohow

First recorded in 1765–75; no2 + how1
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British Dictionary definitions for nohow

nohow

/ (ˈnəʊˌhaʊ) /

adverb

not standard (in negative constructions)
  1. under any conditions
  2. in any manner
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Word Origin and History for nohow

nohow


adv.

"not at all," 1775, American English, from no + how, on model of nowhere.

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