non non  /ˈnɑn/


  • (adv) negation of a word or group of words


  1. Now, however, non-Muslim beachgoers are getting into the full-covered swim.
  2. Godse: Non-violence is not a principle at all.
  3. Even the everyday use of the term non-Mormons exposes the dividenobody talks about the non- Catholics of Boston or the non-Baptists of Atlanta.


  1. City, non-profit to swap guns for laptops

    City officials and a local non-profit are offering residents a chance to turn in guns and exchange them for laptop computers Saturday.        
    on July 13, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Chester County Non-Profit Looking To Pair Service Dogs With Diabetics

    A non-profit in Southern Chester County, that trains and places service dogs, has launched a pilot "diabetes alert dog" training program.
    on July 13, 2013     Source: CBS Philadelphia

  3. roundCorner, the Leader in Non-Profit Donor Management, Announces Tremendous First-Half Momentum

    roundCorner, Inc. a leading provider of enterprise non-profit donor management solutions, today announced developments highlighting its emergence as the non-profit platform of the future.
    on July 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "I am deeply honoured to receive the Nobel Peace Prize," Mr Gore said in a statement. "My wife, Tipper, and I will donate 100 per cent of the proceeds of the award to the Alliance for Climate Protection, a bipartisan non-profit organisation...
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Al Gore Source: The Age

  2. After invoking the memory of Martin Luther King's real courage to a room full of simpering European pacifists, Obama described himself as "living testimony to the moral force of non-violence."
    on Jan 22, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  3. "Such a tragic incident must bring opportunity rather then the defeat of a nation," President Asif Ali Zardari said in an interview with Arj television. "We don't think the world's great nations and countries can be held hostage by non-state...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: Asif Ali Zardari Source: International Herald Tribune

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