Nil vs Nada - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Nil is a related term of nada.
As an initialism nil
is (nanotechnology) (nanoimprint lithography
As a verb nada is
* 1946 , (Bertrand Russell), History of Western Philosophy , I.19:
- As to Aristotle's influence on him, we are left free to conjecture whatever seems to us most plausible. For my part, I should suppose it nil .
No, not any.
* 1982 , Gavin Lyall, Conduct of Major Maxim , Hodder & Stoughton Ltd:
- But after two or three hours and nil results, you have to accept that the trail is cold and you can't justify that level of manpower.
* nil desperandum
(informal, colloquial, singulare tantum) nothing