Synonyms for Nil:

adj.

nonexistent (adjective)
nix, zero, nought, nothing, nihil, none, naught.
zero (adjective)
blank, void, none, zero.

n.

assist, bury, attack, all, aggregate, cushion, chalk something up, concede, deadlock. absence. nil (noun)
goose egg, cypher, cipher, zip, null, nada, aught, nothing, zilch, nix, zero, naught.
nonexistence (noun)
absence, nonexistence, Nihility, meaninglessness, emptiness, vacuousness, vacancy, barrenness, vacuity, null, nonentity, extinction, nothingness, non-subsistence.
zero (noun)
dummy, cipher, blank, zilch, nullity, naught, aught, nought, zero, nothing, void, nobody.

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Other relevant words:
cypher, concede, cushion, nada, assist, goose egg, nihil, zip, extinction, deadlock, nix, all, absence, bury, attack, aggregate.

Usage examples for nil

  1. I think it better to correct the text by this notice than by a silent suppression, that it may remain a memorable instance of the danger incurred by the historian from forged documents; and a proof that multiplied authorities add no strength to evidence, when nil are to be traced to a single source. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) by Isaac D'Israeli
  2. As a natural result of this disaster and its ignominious termination, Sultan Feysul's authority at the present moment is absolutely nil outside the walls of Maskat and El Matra, and he is still in a state of declared war with all the Bedouin chiefs in the mountains behind Maskat. – Southern Arabia by Theodore Bent Mabel Bent
  3. Mr. Lewis called this morning and brought some American Papers- I have not look'd into them- I think we ought to have heard of you before this- I am in daily expectation of Letters- Nil desperandum. – Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends by John Keats