amn't

amn't
Date: 1618 chiefly Scottish & Irish am not

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  • Amn't — is a contraction of am not occurring in some dialects of English, mainly Scottish English and Hiberno English. The contraction is formed in the same way as aren t from are not and isn t from is not . It has been suggested that the reason why amn… …   Wikipedia

  • amn't — [ant, am′ənt] contraction Informal am not: see AIN T …   English World dictionary

  • amn't — A compound word meaning am not. When you want to use proper English don t use amn t. You wouldn t use are not, would you? I amn t going to the store right now, maybe later. I amn t interested …   Dictionary of american slang

  • amn't — A compound word meaning am not. When you want to use proper English don t use amn t. You wouldn t use are not, would you? I amn t going to the store right now, maybe later. I amn t interested …   Dictionary of american slang

  • amn't — ˈȧnt sometimes ˈa(a)nt or ˈamənt or ˈa(a)m(p)t Etymology: by contraction dialect : am not * * * /ant, am euhnt/ am not. Usage. See …   Useful english dictionary

  • amn't — This is a contraction for am I not? It has not been so fully accepted or so widely used as have been hasn t (has not), weren t (were not), and other similar shortened forms. One reason for its lack of acceptance is its sound. At present, amn t is …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • amn't — [[t]ænt, ˈæm ənt[/t]] fun use am not • usage: See ain t …   From formal English to slang

  • amn't — /ant, am euhnt/ am not. Usage. See ain t. * * * …   Universalium

  • Amn — Pour les articles homonymes, voir AMN. Région des Royaumes Oubliés Amn Capitale Athkatla Gouvernement Ploutocratie Dirigeant Conseil des six Population …   Wikipédia en Français

  • AMN (gene) — Amnionless homolog (mouse), also known as AMN, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = The protein encoded by this gene is a type I transmembrane protein. It is thought to modulate bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) receptor… …   Wikipedia

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