Definition of 'if not'
Example sentences containing 'if not'
What are all these finishing schools about if not that?Times, Sunday Times (2011) Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2012) The Sun (2016)
They are as cynical about us as they are about politicians, if not more so.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
She is particularly angry that the thief stole her queens which are difficult if not impossible to replace at the this time of year.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Vitality Diet (1990)
THE torrential downpours this winter have made driving incredibly difficult, if not downright dangerous.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Life Without Work (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Are open tickets available and, if not, do you have any other ideas?Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
If not available, use spinach instead, adding garlic by seasoning the oil with a crushed garlic clove.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Many, if not most, people who remain childless do so not through choice but because they have no alternative.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The poorer patient paid cash when money was available and, if not, asked that the fee be charged to account.Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)
The feature has been rolling out over the past week and, if not available to you yet, should appear any day.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
My boyfriend is the same height as me, if not slightly shorter, which makes it difficult for me to wear heels without embarrassing him.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of if not from the Collins English Dictionary