haven't
Date: 1777 have not

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • haven't — [[t]hæ̱v(ə)nt[/t]] Haven t is the usual spoken form of have not. [SPOKEN] …   English dictionary

  • haven't — (have not) v. no, negative (used together with another verb to indicate past tense); do not possess …   English contemporary dictionary

  • haven't — ► CONTRACTION ▪ have not …   English terms dictionary

  • haven't — [hav′ənt] contraction have not …   English World dictionary

  • HAVEN'T — contr. have not. * * * /ˈhævənt/ used as a contraction of have not We haven t tried the new restaurant yet. * * * haven t [haven t] [ˈhævnt] [ˈhævnt] short form have not …   Useful english dictionary

  • haven't — Liverpool Slang mustn t/needn t: well, they haven t got to touch the telly, mind …   English dialects glossary

  • haven't — have|n t [ hævnt ] short form the usual way of saying or writing have not when have is an AUXILIARY VERB. This is not often used in formal writing: I haven t seen her all day …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • haven't — UK [ˈhæv(ə)nt] / US short form the usual way of saying or writing have not . This is not often used in formal writing I haven t any idea what you mean …   English dictionary

  • haven't — [ˈhæv(ə)nt] short form the usual way of saying or writing ‘have not when ‘have is an AUXILIARY VERB. This is not often used in formal writing I haven t seen her all day.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • haven't — have•n t [[t]ˈhæv ənt[/t]] use contraction of have not[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • haven't — have|n t [ˈhævənt] the short form of have not …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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