nobody nobody  /ˈnoʊ ˌbɑ ˌdi/


  • (n) a person of no influence



  1. I play a nobody in Japan.
  2. The idea was to express smells that nobody would recognize.
  3. The battle is as long as it is ferocious, and in the audience I saw the movie with, nobody took a breath until it was over.


  1. The Art of Screaming Online

    Nobody likes to be screamed at, not even on the Internet, which is leading to the disappearance of an ancient , which has led to the slow disappearance of an ancient form of typography: ALL CAPS. While there's no actual yelling with voices involved, reading a sentence using only capital letters feels like GETTING HIT IN THE FACE BY A VERY ANGRY PERSON. And on this here Internet, just like in the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

  2. No big winners in Wednesday Lotto, Powerball drawings

    Nobody won the major jackpots in the Louisiana Lotto Wednesday night.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. City's first nonpartisan races attract voters

    Nobody knew exactly what to expect in Tuesday's first-of-its-kind nonpartisan mayoral primary. But city of Tulsa voters sure showed they were interested in taking part.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Tulsa World


  1. "Tony Rezko was a friend and supporter of mine for many years. These charges are completely unrelated to me, and nobody disputes that," Obama said at a news conference Monday in San Antonio.
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "We practiced penalty kicks once, so nobody could say we weren't prepared," coach Gerardo Martino said. "But our executions weren't too good. You can't recreate the environment you'll face in a real game, with 40,000 fans."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Gerardo Martino Source: The Associated Press

  3. "Darn it, I don't want to do it," Philbin said. "Nobody wants to do it, I guess. And I had a second opinion, I did all those things, and so they're all in agreement that it should be the bypass. And so that's what I'm going to do."
    on Mar 12, 2007 By: Regis Philbin Source: Kansas City Star

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