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not / no
 
not   [nɒt]   -adverb
1. (with verb)   often contracted to [noun't] on the end of modals, auxiliaries and parts of the verb [to be] in everyday language   no
·I'masculine not sure
·no estoy seguro
·he'noun not here
·he isn't here
·no está aquí
·it wasn't me
·yo no fui
·it'noun too late, isn't it?
·es demasiado tarde, ¿no?
·you owe me money, don't you?
me debes dinero, ¿verdad? or especially Latin America ¿no es cierto?
·she won't go
·she will not go
·no irá
·I don't think she'll come now
·ya no creo que venga
a. he [asked] me not to do it =   me pidió que no lo hiciera
b. [fear] not! =   ¡no temas!
c. I [hope] not =   espero que no
d. I [suppose] not =   supongo que no
e. to [tell] somebody not to do something =   decir a somebody, someone que no haga algo
f. I [think] not =   creo que no
·not thinking that ...
·sin pensar que ...
2. (with pronoun etcetera)
·not one
·ni uno
·not me/you etcetera
·yo/tú etcetera no
·not I!
·¡yo no!
·not everybody can do it
·no lo puede hacer cualquiera,   no todos pueden hacerlo
·not any more
·ya no
even  
3. (in expressions)
a. [absolutely] not! =   ¡en absoluto!
b. not [at] all   (after verb)   no ... en absoluto   (responding to thanks)   ¡de nada!,   ¡no hay de qué!
·I don't mind at all
·no me importa en absoluto
·it doesn't hurt at all
·no duele nada de nada,   no duele para nada
·"are you cold?" -- "not at all!"
·--¿tienes frío? --¡en absoluto! or --¡qué va!
·"you don't mind?" -- "not at all!"
·--¿no te importa? --¡en absoluto!
·he'noun not at all selfish
·no es nada egoísta
c. [certainly] not! =   ¡en absoluto!
d. of [course] not! =   ¡claro que no!
e. not a [few] ... =   no pocos ...
f. not [for] anything (in the world) =   por nada (del mundo)
g. not [guilty] =   no culpable
h. the not [inconsiderable] sum of £30,000 =   la nada despreciable suma de 30.000 libras
i. not [likely]! =   ¡ni hablar!
j. with not a [little] surprise =   con no poca sorpresa
k. are you coming [or] not? =   ¿vienes o no?
·whether you go [or] not
·tanto si vas como si no
l. "did you like it?" -- "not [really]" =   --¿te gustó? --no mucho
m. big, not to [say] enormous =   grande, por no decir enorme
n. the young and the not [so] young =   los jóvenes y los no tan jóvenes
o. I shan't be [sorry] to see the last of him =   no voy a sentirlo cuando lo pierda de vista
p. not [that] I don't like him =   no es que no me guste
·not that I know of
·no que yo sepa
q. [why] not? =   ¿por qué no?
r. not [without] some regrets =   no sin cierto pesar
s. not [yet] =   todavía no
·they haven't arrived yet
·todavía no han llegado
likely  
much  
only  
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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