Origin of nones1
Definition for nones (2 of 3)
noun (used with a singular or plural verb)
Origin of nones2
Definition for nones (3 of 3)
Origin of none2
Examples from the Web for nones
Growth of the nones is a hot topic among American evangelicals.
In contrast, religious “nones” are a rising political force, and are at home within the Democratic Party.
Meanwhile, religious “nones” and “others” are now a fifth of those who go to the polls.
Of the nones and complines we have happily got quit; and it might be well if we could get rid of the dinner-graces also.Doctor Thorne|Anthony Trollope
Eubulus was also reserved to the nones of March, and was then cast to the beasts.The Lives of the Saints, Volume III (of 16): March|Sabine Baring-Gould
If an event happened on these divisions, it was said to occur on the Kalends, Nones, or Ides of the month.History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD|Robert F. Pennell
On these daies also, and on the ides and nones they would not marie.Chronicles (1 of 6): The Description of Britaine|Raphaell Holinshed
Csar embarks at Brundusium on the eve of the Nones of January, 706.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
British Dictionary definitions for nones (1 of 3)
noun (functioning as singular or plural)
Word Origin for nones
British Dictionary definitions for nones (2 of 3)
Word Origin for none
British Dictionary definitions for nones (3 of 3)
Idioms and Phrases with nones
In addition to the idioms beginning with none
- none of one's business
- none of the above
- none other than
- none the wiser
- none the worse for
- none too
- all (none) of the above
- bar none
- not have it (have none of)
- second to none