[ nuhl ]
/ nʌl /
without value, effect, consequence, or significance.
being or amounting to nothing; nil; lacking; nonexistent.
Mathematics. (of a set)
- of measure zero.
being or amounting to zero.
Electronics. a point of minimum signal reception, as on a radio direction finder or other electronic meter.
verb (used with object)
to cancel; make null.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
Idioms for null
null and void, without legal force or effect; not valid: This contract is null and void.
Origin of null
1555–65; < Latin nūllus, equivalent to n(e) not + ūllus any
Words nearby null
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Example sentences from the Web for nulled
The first election, he nulled, because its irregularity was glaring.
British Dictionary definitions for nulled
/ (nʌl) /
without legal force; invalid; (esp in the phrase null and void)
without value or consequence; useless
lacking distinction; characterlessa null expression
nonexistent; amounting to nothing
- quantitatively zero
- relating to zero
- (of a set) having no members
- (of a sequence) having zero as a limit
physics involving measurement in which an instrument has a zero reading, as with a Wheatstone bridge
Word Origin for null
C16: from Latin nullus none, from ne not + ullus any
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Scientific definitions for nulled
[ nŭl ]
Of or relating to a set having no members or to zero magnitude.
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