No No (n[=o]), n.; pl. {Noes} (n[=o]z). 1. A refusal by use of the word no; a denial. [1913 Webster]

2. A negative vote; one who votes in the negative; as, to call for the ayes and noes; the noes have it. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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