English to English
1. in no respect; to no degree
he looks nothing like his father
2. In no degree; not at all; in no wise.
3. 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
4. Not anything; no thing (in the widest sense of the word thing); -- opposed to anything and something.