from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Nonstandard Variant of ain't.

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  • has not
  • have not
  • ain’t

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A contraction of have not or has not.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A contraction of have not or has not. See ha'n't.


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  • 'It hain't new, this takin' and payin 'of blows, and don't you never think but that this will be squared.'

    The Men of Forty Mile

  • An 'best in your favor, you hain't got that streak of fat in your make-up which has sent many a husky man to the bosom of Abraham afore his right and proper time.


  • Five mile walk did me much good, but my hands apparently got colder than I realized and still hain't warmed up.

    missy whiny butt

  • And hain't that a big enough majority in any town?

    When bad movies happen to good people

  • This stems from wondering if I could find a Pirates icon of the aforementioned scene (I haven't yet, no surprise) and then just going through lots of icons and ... ok, well, now I'm looking for Rogue icons, but I hain't found none yet.

    research question

  • "I'll hain't you, boy, if you monkey 'round my widder when I'm gone."

    A Hard-Hitting Daily Growler Report

  • He be bleezin-, if he find out and I hain't told him.

    A Breath of Snow and Ashes

  • He say come fetch him quick, she want him-otherwise, I tell Miz Cameron she hain't to worry none, he take care every single thing.

    A Breath of Snow and Ashes

  • "I hain't gonna say it's a pleasure, Miss, 'cause it hain't-but I reckon if Doctor Maya 'as ye in tow, ye'll be comin' on pretty well."

    The Serpent's Shadow

  • "That war yon barn an silo, an 'reckon they hain't took out fodder an' th 'like, nan?"

    Brightly Burning


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