hadn't

contraction
\ ˈha-dᵊnt, -dᵊn, dialectal also ˈha-tᵊn(t) or ˈhant\

Definition of hadn't

: had not

First Known Use of hadn't

1675, in the meaning defined above

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hadn't

\ ˈha-dᵊnt \

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