ain't definition

  • noun-possessive:
    • Nonstandard Contraction of am not.
    • Nonstandard applied in addition as a contraction for are not, is not, has not yet, and have not.
    • A contraction for are not and am perhaps not; also useful for is not. [Colloq. or illiterate speech]. See an't.
    • Nonstandard Contraction of am not.
    • Nonstandard Used additionally as a contraction for are not, is not, hasn't, and also not.
    • A contraction for are not and am perhaps not; also employed for isn't. [Colloq. or illiterate speech]. See an't.
  • phrase:
    • aren't, aren’t; is certainly not, is not; am maybe not.
    • have-not, haven’t; has not, featuresn’t.
    • try not to, don’t; will not, doesn’t; would not, performedn’t.
    • aren't, aren’t; just isn't, isn’t; am perhaps not.
    • have-not, haven’t; has not, hasn’t.
    • never, don’t; will not, does not; would not, performedn’t.
  • noun:
    • A vulgar contraction associated with the negative expressions in the morning not and are also perhaps not: usually employed for is not, as well as, with a variant hain't, for have not and has now maybe not.
    • A vulgar contraction of the unfavorable expressions have always been not and perhaps not: frequently useful for just isn't, also, with a variant hain't, for have never and has perhaps not.

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    • Nonstandard Contraction of am not.
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