Definition of Aughts

1. Noun. The first decade of a century, such as 1900 to 1909 or 2000 to 2009, whose digit in the tens place is zero. The oughts, the noughties. ¹

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Definition of Aughts

1. aught [n] - See also: aught

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aughts

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aufgabe
aufgabes
aufs
augean
augelite
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auger
augered
augering
augers
auget
aught
aughts (current term)
augite
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augle
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augmentations
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augmented

Literary usage of Aughts

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1. The Middle Five: Indian Boys at School by Francis La Flesche (1900)
"After some little prompting, the boy resumed, but his finger kept moving, making the figure 1 and a string of aughts after it. When Gray-beard and William ..."

2. Scottish Historical and Romantic Ballads: Chiefly Ancient; with Explanatory by John Finlay (1808)
"O still my bairn, kind nourice, O still him wi' the ring." " He will not still, my lady, Let me do any thing." * aughts, ha┬╗. ..."

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