Definition of nowise in English:



  • In no way or manner; not at all.

    ‘I can nowise accept the accusation’
    • ‘And Calvino's charming Marco Polo and Marcovaldo and Mr. Palomar are archetypal narrative functionaries, nowise to be compared with the great characters of narrative/dramatic literature.’
    • ‘But the worshippers and admirers of these gods delight in imitating their scandalous iniquities, and are nowise concerned that the republic be less depraved and licentious.’
    • ‘The illegal execution of a guiltless man, whose death sentence the governor of the state had already overturned, however, is truly tragic and nowise sugarcoated in the show.’
    • ‘Having been raised in genteel society, she is nowise prepared for this sort of existence.’



/ˈnōˌwīz/ /ˈnoʊˌwaɪz/