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n't Syllabification: n't

Definition of n't in English:


Not, used with auxiliary verbs (e.g., can’t, won’t, didn’t, and isn’t).
Example sentences
  • This isn't so much the final nail in the coffin as the crack of the last rotting timber.
  • They think it is a really wild thing to do at my age, but I don't think this is true any more.
  • There are no signs to say this part of the road is open, and people don't know they can get to us.
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