were not.' name='description'> weren't - definition and meaning


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • Contraction of were not.

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  • verb Contraction of were not.


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  • why does this word look alien to me? is it because I use were not instead. maybe it's a visual thing. visually stringing the letters weren together makes something that by phonics would sound different than were not or weren't. also, doesn't doesn't look right when I stare at it long enough. doesn ' t ... doesn? 't .. doesn't doesn't look weird?

    maybe it's because the double-u looks like a double-v.

    March 16, 2014

  • Perhaps you are a weren'twolf?

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  • maybe it's alexia

    March 17, 2014