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noo

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It is the paradox of life that the way to miss pleasure is to seek it first. The very first condition of lasting happiness is that a life should be full of purpose, aiming at something outside self.
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English

Pronunciation

Etymology

Old English .

Adverb

noo (not comparable)

Positive
noo

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (Geordie) now

References

  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
  • A List of words and phrases in everyday use by the natives of Hetton-le-Hole in the County of Durham, F.M.T.Palgrave, English Dialect Society vol.74, 1896, [2]
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[3]
  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, ISBN 1904794165

Scots

Etymology

Old English .

Pronunciation

Adverb

noo (not comparable)

Positive
noo

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. now
  2. (definite) just now, right now
    A'm gaun the noo! I'm going right now!

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