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"
- If you would know aught, be gay before it.
- Nor aught but love from thee give recompense.
- He may be rich for aught I know.
- For aught he knows, we might be in Beijing.
- for aught i care 不管(不在意)...
For aught he meant to anyone, Yakov Bok did not exist.出自： B. Malamud