noun, plural nowt. Scot. and North England.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of nowt1
Words nearby nowt
Definition for nowt (2 of 2)
noun British Dialect.
Example sentences from the Web for nowt
He believes i' nowt—not but what he's a good lad, but his heart is closed to faith.The Day of Judgment|Joseph Hocking
"I'm tired o' doin' nowt but mope i' th' house," Liz fretted.That Lass O' Lowrie's|Frances Hodgson Burnett
A man mun stand by his principles, and it's agen mine to walk about t'world wi' nowt i' my pocket!
If ye'd been content to mak' yer brass honest and straight, nowt would ha' happened to ye; and ye'd ha' had all 'at yer've lost.
"'Appen 'twas nowt," the postman at length allowed, peering cautiously about.Bob, Son of Battle|Alfred Ollivant