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  1. notinterjection

    I dont think

  2. notnoun

    A unary operation on logical values that changes true to false, and false to true.

    You need a not there to conform with the negative logic of the memory chip.

    I dont think

Princeton's WordNet

  1. not, nonadverb

    negation of a word or group of words

    "he does not speak French"; "she is not going"; "they are not friends"; "not many"; "not much"; "not at all"


Editors Contribution

  1. ain't

    you ain't gonna pass if you don't turn in your homework jimmy, now do you want that?

    Submitted by Ayden_rocks on September 23, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "not":

    n't, no., non, never, neither, without, now, non-, nope, wo, only, step, pas, nah, nicht, hardly, failed, nothing, nie, ca, fail, inte, nor, little

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. NOT

    Neural organisation technique, see there

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  1. Daisaku Ikeda:

    You must not for one instant give up the effort to build new lives for yourselves. Creativity means to push open the heavy, groaning doorway to life. This is not an easy struggle. Indeed, it may be the most difficult task in the world, for opening the door to your own life is, in the end, more difficult than opening the doors to the mysteries of the universe.

  2. Press Secretary Josh Earnest:

    There are some common sense things that would have a tangible impact on reducing gun violence, congress could take those steps that would not infringe upon the constitutional rights of all law-abiding Americans.

  3. Erasmus:

    War is delightful to those who have not experienced it.

  4. Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones:

    The Sacramento County Sheriff's Office will not be determining -- including entering any home or business -- compliance with, or enforcing compliance of, any health or emergency orders related to curfews, staying at home, Thanksgiving or other social gatherings inside or outside the home, maximum occupancy, or mask mandates.

  5. Axel Stepken:

    So far nobody knows the cause of the accident. And we do not know in particular what happened between September 2018 and January 2019 - if, for example, heavy equipment was being operated nearby or if there had been detonations.

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    • B. illegal
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