daren't
dare not ; dared not

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • daren't — [[t]de͟ə(r)nt[/t]] Daren t is the usual spoken form of dare not …   English dictionary

  • daren't — [deənt US dernt] especially BrE the short form of dare not …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • daren't — [dernt, darnt] contraction dare(s) not; do not or does not dare …   English World dictionary

  • daren't — |da(a)]r(ə)nt, |de], ]ənt : dare not * * * /dair euhnt/ contraction of dare not. * * * daren’t UK US short form the usual way of saying or writing ‘dare not’ This is not often used in formal writing I daren’t tell him I scratched his car.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • daren't — UK / US short form the usual way of saying or writing dare not . This is not often used in formal writing I daren t tell him I scratched his car …   English dictionary

  • daren't — dare•n t [[t]ˈdɛər ənt[/t]] contraction of dare not[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • daren't — /dair euhnt/ contraction of dare not. * * * …   Universalium

  • daren't — dare not …   English contemporary dictionary

  • daren't — spoken the short form of dare not (dare1 (1)) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • daren't — /dɛənt/ (say dairrnt), /ˈdɛərənt/ (say dairruhnt) contraction of dare not …   Australian English dictionary

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