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Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 12:00:00 AM
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amount to nothing

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Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 6:26:45 AM

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Also, come to naught. Fail, as in All his efforts have come to nothing, or The last round of peace talks came to naught. The first term dates from the mid-1500s, the variant from the early 1600s.
KSPavan
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amount to nothing — To result in no tangible or appreciable difference.
Wilmar (USA) 1M
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amount to nothing — To result in no tangible or appreciable difference.



Some people amount to nothing. But that might be something else.
Emel Rapchan
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Emel Rapchan
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