aren't

\ ˈärnt , ˈär-ənt \

Definition of aren't

1 :are not
  • They aren't here yet.
2 :am not used in questions
  • I'm right, aren't I?

First Known Use of aren't

1675


AREN'T Defined for Kids

aren't

\ ˈärnt , ˈär-ənt \

Definition of aren't for Students

:are not


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