Definitions of don't

  1. Colloquial contraction of do not: not to be used for does not.

Quotes of don't

  1. See into life, don't just look at it. – Anne Baxter
  2. I don't always wear underwear. When I'm in the heat, especially, I can't wear it. Like, if I'm wearing a flower dress, why do I have to wear underwear? – Naomi Campbell
  3. I think it's important that the rest of the world know that we're not all the same and that we don't all have the sort of arrogance it feels like they're perceiving from our leaders. – James Denton
  4. I don't think that fundamentalism has anything to do with Jesus Christ. They call themselves Christians, but if that's Christian, count me out. Fundamentalism is built on fear and greed. They're telling you to give them your money otherwise you're going to hell. – Matthew Fox
  5. What's really sad is that a lot of very talented people are being forced to do things that are very embarrassing and I don't intend to be one of them. – Boy George
  6. That's another thing about today's stars that makes me glad that I'm not doing it any more. The stars come with ten people all around them. I don't know how you ever make any personal contact with them. – Julie Harris
  7. When one door is closed, don't you know, another is open. – Bob Marley
  8. Frequently parents forget that children are people. I don't try to treat Kristen as an adult, but I do try to treat her as a person, with a child's sensibilities. – Kent McCord
  9. I've got so much to do, I don't have time to sit down and be sad. – Norma McCorvey
  10. I don't know if I want to break my own record. I think I would rather leave it as it is. – Mark McGwire
  11. Security is like virginity: you're either a virgin or you're not. You either have security or you don't – Lennart Meri
  12. Any lady who is first lady likes being first lady. I don't care what they say, they like it. – Richard M. Nixon
  13. I allowed the scriptwriter to come to my parties for research and it's a good thing he did otherwise I don't think Personal Services would've been so good. – Cynthia Payne
  14. I'm trying to have my own thing, and I don't know if it's even possible. I didn't realize so many people actually think I'm trying to be like my dad. I read comments like 'She's no Elvis.' I'm not trying to be. I never set out to be. – Lisa Marie Presley
  15. Liberals often don't see the problems, and conservatives don't see the promise, of government. – William Weld

Usage examples for don't

  1. I don't say I would have. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  2. " I don't know it yet. – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  3. I guess he don't – The Mystery of a Turkish Bath by E.M. Gollan (AKA Rita)
  4. " I don't know," said Stainton. – Running Sands by Reginald Wright Kauffman
  5. You don't like to? – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. Don't O don't dear Ellen, she said; let us talk together. – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood
  7. But supposin' they don't do it?" – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  8. You don't know what I was going to say." – The Pastor's Wife by Elizabeth von Arnim
  9. Why don't you like me? – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  10. What will you do if you don't – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  11. Don't let him go up to her. – Vittoria, v4 by George Meredith
  12. Now don't you hear it? – Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm by Mabel C. Hawley
  13. Oh, don't say that, Mrs. Clandon. – You-Never-Can-Tell by Shaw, Bernard
  14. I don't know 'bout that. – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  15. I don't know jus' exac'ly. – A Flock of Girls and Boys by Nora Perry
  16. " I don't know," said Will. – Will of the Mill by George Manville Fenn
  17. " Nay, that I don't know," said the nurse. – The Necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and Other Stories by Mary De Morgan
  18. Mebbe you don't know how to? – Four Girls and a Compact by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  19. You don't mean it, John? – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  20. But I don't want to talk to him. – Laramie Holds the Range by Frank H. Spearman

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