If we want to say without something, which one is generally true? (my example is car, but my question is for anything general)
- without any car
- without any cars
- without cars
- without car
- with no car
- with no cars
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By themselves, a few of those look confusing, but when given their own context, each example can make sense. So to answer your question, "which one is generally true," the short answer is: all of them.
1- Move all the cars from one lot to the other without any car getting scratched.
2- The commute is easy without any cars on the road.
3- The air we breathe would be cleaner without cars.
4- After I was mugged, I had to make my way home without car, keys or wallet.
5- Come on, dad, how are we going to cruise for chicks with no car?
6- A car salesman with no cars on the lot is very bored.
All can be used depending on the context(to 4. you'd add the/a, usually).
If the place is expected to house many cars, you can say:
The parking was without 'any cars / without cars / with no cars' in sight.
If a single car is expected, you can say:
The garage was 'without any car / without the car / with no car' inside.