cannot

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cannot /ˈkænɑt/ /kəˈnɑːt/ Brit /ˈkænət/
cannot
/ˈkænɑt/ /kəˈnɑːt/ Brit /ˈkænət/
Learner's definition of CANNOT
used as the negative form of can
Usage In speech, can't is much more common than cannot. In formal writing, cannot is much more common than can't.