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hadn't Syllabification: had·n't
Pronunciation: /ˈhadnt/

Definition of hadn't in English:


Had not.
Example sentences
  • I dread to think what would have happened if she hadn't had us looking out for her.
  • We feel if we hadn't gone to this incident the property would have been destroyed.
  • The only problem is that he would have achieved exactly the same effect if he hadn't made the ad at all.

Words that rhyme with hadn't

couchant • merchant

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