Synonyms of zero in English:

zero


See definition of zero

noun

1‘the sum's wrong—you've left off a zero’

SYNONYMS

nought, nothing, cipher, nil, 0

null character

archaic naught

2‘the allowable dolphin kill will be gradually reduced each year to zero’

SYNONYMS

nothing, nil, nothing at all, not a single thing, not anything, none

Northern English nowt

informal zilch, nix, sweet Fanny Adams, sweet FA, not a dicky bird

British informal damn all, not a sausage

North American informal zip, zippo, nada, diddly-squat, a goose egg, bupkis

British vulgar slang bugger all, fuck all, sod all

archaic naught, nought

3‘his energy levels were at zero’

SYNONYMS

rock bottom, the bottom, the lowest point, the all-time low, as low as one can get, low-water mark, the depths, the nadir

informal the pits


verb

1‘zero the counter at the end point of the tape’

SYNONYMS

return to nought, return to zero, adjust to zero point


Phrases

    zero in on

      ‘different scientists chose to zero in on different diseases’

      SYNONYMS

      focus on, focus attention on, centre on, concentrate on, home in on, fix on, pinpoint, give prominence to, highlight, spotlight, underline, emphasize

      informal

      zoom in on