nonentity etymology

English word nonentity comes from English entity, English non-

Detailed word origin of nonentity

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
entity English (eng) (databases) Anything about which information or data can be stored in a database; in particular, an organised array or set of individual elements or parts.. That which has a distinct existence as an individual unit. Often used for organisations which have no physical form.. The existence of something considered apart from its properties.. The state or quality of being or existence.
non- English (eng) Used in the sense of not, to negate the meaning of the word to which it is prefixed.
nonentity English (eng) (uncountable) : the state of not existing; nonexistence. An unimportant or insignificant person.

Words with the same origin as nonentity

Descendants of entity
entitative entitic entitize
Descendants of non-
nonaccentual nonaggression nonalcoholic noncommittal nondenominational nondescript nondisclosure nonessential nonexistent nonfat nonfiction nonhuman noninvasive nonlethal nonnegotiable nonpayment nonprofit nonrefundable nonrhoticity nonspecific nonstarter nonthreatening nontoxic nontraditional