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Date: 1608 is not

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  • isn't — [[t]ɪ̱z(ə)nt[/t]] Isn t is the usual spoken form of is not …   English dictionary

  • isn't — (is not) v. not exist, not live, not occupy a position, not exist in a particular condition (first person, singular form) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • isn't — ► CONTRACTION ▪ is not …   English terms dictionary

  • isn't — [iz′ənt] contraction is not …   English World dictionary

  • ISN'T — contr. is not. * * * /ˈızn̩t/ used as a contraction of is not This isn t the way I expected it to be. She isn t coming to dinner. * * * isn t [isn t] [ˈɪznt] [ˈɪznt] short form is not * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • isn't —    A ole. Isn t it? a ole anei?    ♦ He isn t going, a ole oia e hele ana …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • isn't — /iz euhnt/ contraction of is not. Usage. See contraction. Pronunciation. ISN T is often pronounced /id nt/ in the South Midland and Southern U.S., with /d/, a stop consonant, substituting for /z/, a sibilant. This substitution results from an… …   Universalium

  • isn't — is|n t [ ıznt ] short form the usual way of saying or writing is not. This is not often used in formal writing: Isn t she here yet? …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • isn't — UK [ˈɪz(ə)nt] / US short form the usual way of saying or writing is not . This is not often used in formal writing Isn t she here yet? …   English dictionary

  • isn't — [ˈɪz(ə)nt] short form the usual way of saying or writing ‘is not . This is not often used in formal writing Isn t she here yet?[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • isn't — [[t]ˈɪz ənt[/t]] fun use contraction of is not[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

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