Hindi translation of 'not'
not /nɒt नॉट्/
You use not, usually in the form n't, to form questions to which you expect the answer 'yes'.
Haven't they got enough problems?
You use not, usually in the form n't, in questions which imply that someone should have done something, or to express surprise that something is not the case.
Why didn't you do it months ago?
Hasn't anyone ever kissed you before?
You use not, usually in the form n't, in question tags after a positive statement.
You will take me tomorrow, won't you?
You use not, usually in the form n't, in polite suggestions.
Why don't you fill out our application form?
You use not to represent the negative of a word, group, or clause that has just been used.
'Have you found Paula?' — 'I'm afraid not.'
I really didn't care if he came or not.
You use not before 'all', 'every', or 'always' to say that there are exceptions to something that is generally true. You also use not before words like 'only' and 'just' to say that something is true, but it is not the whole truth.
Not every applicant had a degree.
Brendel is not only a great pianist, but a great musician.
You can use not or not even in front of 'a' or 'one' to emphasize that there is none at all of what is being mentioned.
I sent report after report. But not one word was published.
You use not when you are contrasting something that is true with something that people might wrongly believe to be true.
Training is an investment not a cost.
You use not that to introduce a negative clause that contradicts or modifies what the previous statement implies.
पिछ्ले कथन के विरोधाभास के रूप में प्रयुक्त
फिर भी ऐसा नहीं कि
The leading actor gets about four hours' sleep a night. Not that he's complaining.
Not at all is an emphatic way of saying 'No' or of agreeing that the answer to a question is 'No'.
'Sorry. I sound like Abby, don't I?' — 'No. Not at all.'
11. not least → see least
12. not to mention → see mention
13. nothing if not → see nothing
14. more often than not → see often
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Example Sentences Including 'not'
Later I looked through her things and found a letter, just lying there, not hidden or anything.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I want it to be us together organising everything, not just me.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I don't work the phones any more for example, or at least not the way I used to.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'not' in Other Languages
- Arabic: لَا
- Brazilian Portuguese: não
- Chinese: 不
- Croatian: ne
- Czech: ne
- Danish: ikke
- Dutch: niet
- European Spanish: no
- Finnish: ei
- French: pas négatif
- German: nicht
- Greek: δεν
- Italian: non
- Japanese: ･･･でない
- Korean: ... 아니다
- Norwegian: ikke
- Polish: nie
- Portuguese: não
- Romanian: nu
- Russian: нет
- Spanish: no
- Swedish: inte
- Thai: ไม่
- Turkish: yok
- Ukrainian: не
- Vietnamese: không
Translation of not from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary