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not meaning

[ nɔt ] Pronunciation:   "not" in a sentence
  • Adverb: not  nót
    1. 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"
      - non

    Sounds like: knot

    Encyclopedia: Not


  • [American slang]
    interj. “Not really so!” (A tag phrase added to the end of a statement, changing it from affirmative to negative. There is usually a pause before Not!, which is said on a level pitch somewhat higher than the sentence that comes before.)
    • Of course I'm going to pay $100 a ticket to see a rock concert. Not!
    • I am deeply in love with Kim. Not!


  • [Computer]
    <logic> The Boolean function which is true only if its input is false. Its truth table is:

     A | NOT A --+---------- F | T T | F 

Examples

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  1. since i am not crazy, i do not care.
  2. since i am not crazy, i do not care.
  3. i do not like ruined, tattered cottages.
  4. his message was not very happily worded.
  5. but the method does not disturb the profits.

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  9. not a blind bit of meaning
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