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Definitions

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

  • Contraction of will not.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A contraction of woll not—that is, will not.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • possessive noun A colloquial contraction of woll not. Will not. See will.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • phrase will not; used to indicate a future non-occurring action.

Etymologies

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Abbreviation of wollnot or woll + not, negations of archaic form of will.

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