nugatory - Dictionary definition and meaning for word nugatory
No+guarantee, i.e a product which has no guarantee, is worthless.
almost sounds like New+Gay+Tree.which is futile because gays wont have a nice family tree.(NO OFFENSE whatsoever).. (Should be original)
nugat..sounds like NEGLET..and something which can be neglected is ALWAYS WORTHLESS AND FUTILE.
no gate entry = dont let that guy enter the gate as he is no good
Nugatory can be related to negatory or 'negation'..which means nullify or worthless
sounds like nugget - a chunk of something ussually gold, just imagine a worthless piece of gold!
nugatory (hindi)= nuga( nunga ) + tory (tree) = so nunga tree withous any fruits has no value at all
1970's Citizens Band radio slang for "negative" was NEGATORY-Good-Buddy. CB's were replaced by cell phones and now their use is NUGATORY (futile, of no use).
nu=new;gate=gatory...even though a new gate is fixed in the appartment..ppl still use the old one...so the new gate is serving no purpose and is useless...
nugatory-> nuts gated, worthless night