Definition of 'if not'
Example sentences containing 'if not'
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What are all these finishing schools about if not that? Times, Sunday Times (2011) Many if not most references today are obtained by telephone. Christianity Today (2000)Possible to land there if not worried about taking off again. The Sun (2014)She is going as well as can be expected, if not slightly better. The Sun (2012)They are as cynical about us as they are about politicians, if not more so. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Still, what is the electric dream about if not revising your thinking and changing your habits? Times, Sunday Times (2016)But sometimes our brains begin to work in ways that make these things difficult, if not impossible. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Firstly, it is difficult if not dangerous to argue that what happens in one case happens in all. The Vitality Diet (1990)THE torrential downpours this winter have made driving incredibly difficult, if not downright dangerous. The Sun (2014)This is different, if not unique, for two reasons. Times, Sunday Times (2014) If not, there are lots of books available; contact your local library. Life Without Work (1994) Many, if not most, of these companies are perfectly viable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Are open tickets available and, if not, do you have any other ideas? Times, Sunday Times (2009)They knew that they had a difficult, if not insurmountable, challenge to overcome. 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)
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