no use; ineffective
in the phrase ‘to no avail’
[nob] /nɒb/ noun 1. Slang. the head. 2. Cribbage.. Sometimes, his nobs. the jack of the same suit as the card turned up, counting one to the holder. [nob] /nɒb/ noun, Chiefly British Slang. 1. a person of wealth or social importance. /nɒb/ noun (cribbage) 1. the jack of the suit turned up 2. one […]
howling. (1.) Num. 32:42. (2.) The name given to Kenath (q.v.) by Nobah when he conquered it. It was on the east of Gilead (Judg. 8:11).
adjective requiring no oven baking Examples A popular children’s toy is the no-bake oven. Usage Note cooking
noun, Cricket. 1. an unfairly bowled ball. noun 1. (cricket) an illegal ball, as for overstepping the crease, throwing, etc, for which the batting side scores a run, and from which the batsman can be out only by being run out 2. (rounders) an illegal ball, esp one bowled too high or too low sentence […]