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  • need not

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Need not.


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  • "Yo 'needna' trouble about that, Mr Lennard, I can give yo 'drawin's of all that in t' office, but still yo 'can see for yo'rself by the drawin's afterwards."

    The World Peril of 1910

  • "You needna do so," he said, looking at me seriously over his cupped palm.

    Sick Cycle Carousel

  • Ye needna snort, none of you Highlanders, and you in especial, Robin.

    Chronicles of the Canongate

  • “Ye needna care wha did it, or how it was done,” said

    The Bride of Lammermoor

  • Ye needna ask whae Rob Roy is, the reiving lifter that he is — God forgie me!

    Rob Roy

  • I think we needna speak of George Heriot, honest man, when we have nobility in question.

    The Fortunes of Nigel

  • "Oh, I think I needna worry, Grandsire," he said softly.

    Dragonfly in Amber

  • "And I'll ask ye, as my chief, to take my life now, so I needna live longer wi 'the shame of it."

    Dragonfly in Amber

  • Nathless, you needna think 'tis your handsome body she's lusting for.

    The Otherworld

  • "Ye needna hae gien in sae sune," she remarked to her daughter when the carriage had driven off.

    Hunter's Marjory A Story for Girls


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