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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aught  \Aught\,  Aucht  \Aucht\,  n.  [AS.  ?ht,  fr  [=a]gan  to  own 
  p.  p.  [=a]hte.] 
  Property;  possession.  [Scot.]  --Sir  W.  Scott. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aught  \Aught\,  n.  [OE.  aught,  ought,  awiht  AS  [=a]wiht,  [=a] 
  ever  +  wiht.  [root]136.  See  {Aye}  ever,  and  {Whit},  {Wight}.] 
  Anything  any  part  [Also  written  {ought}.] 
 
  There  failed  not  aught  of  any  good  thing  which  the  Lord 
  has  spoken.  --Josh.  xxi. 
  45 
 
  But  go  my  son,  and  see  if  aught  be  wanting.  --Addison. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aught  \Aught\  ([add]t),  adv 
  At  all  in  any  degree.  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aught 
  n  :  a  quantity  of  no  importance;  "it  looked  like  nothing  I  had 
  ever  seen  before";  "reduced  to  nil  all  the  work  we  had 
  done";  "we  racked  up  a  pathetic  goose  egg";  "it  was  all 
  for  naught";  "I  didn't  hear  zilch  about  it"  [syn:  {nothing}, 
  {nil},  {nix},  {nada},  {cipher},  {cypher},  {goose  egg},  {naught}, 
  {zero},  {zilch},  {zip}] 




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