Definition of naow in English:

naow

adverb

informal
  • Now.

adverb

  • Used to express a negative reply, frequently passing into interjection; = "no [interjection]". Also occasionally as adjective: = "no".

Origin

Early 19th century. Representing a colloquial or regional pronunciation of now<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Holland (1829–1893). Representing a colloquial or regional pronunciation of no [interjection].

Pronunciation

naow

/ˈnaʊ/