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isn't Syllabification: is·n't
Pronunciation: /ˈiz(ə)nt/

Definition of isn't in English:


Is not.
Example sentences
  • Conrad is concerned that Tanya isn't happy and thinks she is still in love with him.
  • It could be that they have damaged their own property, which in law isn't an offence.
  • So isn't that more of a reason to teach him how to handle the Press, rather than shelter him?

Words that rhyme with isn't

complaisant • malfeasant

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