none other but him


none other but him
he himself, him in the flesh

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • none other but- — it was him, it could be no one but him; it was her, it could be no one but her …   English contemporary dictionary

  • none other than — it could be no one but (him/her) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • none — [ nʌn ] function word, quantifier *** None can be used in the following ways: as a pronoun: I asked for some more cake, but there was none left. (followed by of ): None of my friends will help me. as an adverb: She pushed him none too gently back …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • but — 1. conjunction 1) he stumbled but didn t fall Syn: yet, nevertheless, nonetheless, even so, however, still, notwithstanding, despite that, in spite of that, for all that, all the same, just the same; though, although 2) this o …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • none — none1 W2S1 [nʌn] pron [: Old English; Origin: nan, from ne not + an one ] 1.) not any amount of something or not one of a group of people or things ▪ I wish I could offer you some cake but there s none left. ▪ Although these were good students,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • none — [[t]nʌ̱n[/t]] ♦♦ 1) QUANT: QUANT of def n None of something means not even a small amount of it. None of a group of people or things means not even one of them. She did none of the maintenance on the vehicle itself... None of us knew how to treat …   English dictionary

  • none */*/*/ — UK [nʌn] / US adverb, pronoun Summary: None can be used in the following ways: as a pronoun: I asked for some more cake, but there was none left. (followed by of ): None of my friends will help me. as an adverb: She pushed him none too gently… …   English dictionary

  • none*/*/*/ — [nʌn] grammar word summary: None can be: ■ a pronoun: I asked for some more cake, but there was none left. ♦ None of my friends will help me. ■ an adverb: She looked none too pleased. not any of a group of people or things, or no amount of… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • other — [[t]ʌ̱ðə(r)[/t]] ♦ others (When other follows the determiner an, it is written as one word: see another.) 1) ADJ: det ADJ, ADJ n You use other to refer to an additional thing or person of the same type as one that has been mentioned or is known… …   English dictionary

  • none — 1. pron., adj., & adv. pron. 1 (foll. by of) a not any of (none of this concerns me; none of them have found it; none of your impudence!). b not any one of (none of them has come). Usage: The verb following none in this sense can be singular or… …   Useful english dictionary


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