Definition of Nugatory. Meaning of Nugatory. Synonyms of Nugatory

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Definition of Nugatory

Nugatory
Nugatory Nu"ga*to*ry, a. [L. nugatorius, fr. nugari to trifle, nugae jests, trifles.] 1. Trifling; vain; futile; insignificant. 2. Of no force; inoperative; ineffectual. If all are pardoned, and pardoned as a mere act of clemency, the very substance of government is made nugatory. --I. Taylor.

Meaning of Nugatory from wikipedia

- diagram is a knot diagram in which there are no reducible crossings (also nugatory or removable crossings), or in which all of the reducible crossings have...
- "unenforceable". Black's Law Dictionary defines "void" as: Void. Null; ineffectual; nugatory; having no legal force or binding effect; unable, in law, to support the...
- children's games, ἄθυρμα — ****ociated with the idea of the trifling, the nugatory, ἀγών — for matches and contests. Sanskrit (4) krīdati — denoting the play...
- such transitory 'token' members as ****baggers, took advantage of these nugatory deposit criteria, often to instigate or accelerate the trend towards wholesale...
- surety turns out to be insolvent, the purpose of the bond is rendered nugatory. Thus, the surety on a bond is usually an insurance company whose solvency...
- close collaboration any such inquiry seems singularly superfluous and nugatory". Broedel, a historian who writes that it is likely that Sprenger's contribution...
- utmost pitch by Mendelssohn's endeavour to speak out a vague, an almost nugatory Content as interestingly and spiritedly as possible. The philosopher Friedrich...
- outrages upon the Indians; without which all pacific plans must prove nugatory. To enable, by competent rewards, the employment of qualified and trusty...
- conceded to the court, the very power of judicial review would be rendered nugatory and the entire exercise meaningless. If the court cannot grant the relief...
- who skilfully observes them, will find, after many preambles, and many nugatory and incoherent, though ornamented speeches, the desired explanation conve****...
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