nil

Definition

noun
zero or nothing
ExampleThe advertising budget has been cut to nil.

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We had cut the budget enough times that it was finally at nil, this did not excite employees but they understood.

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Our budget was now nill because we had hired a lot of high salary players and spent all of our money we had to spend.

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Outsourcing our IT infrastructure has provided nil productivity gains for our sales staff for the past three quarters; and has instead caused our costs by thirty percent!

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