have-not

noun
\ ˈhav-ˌnät How to pronounce have-not (audio) , -ˈnät \

Definition of have-not

: one that is poor especially in material wealth

First Known Use of have-not

1836, in the meaning defined above

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“Have-not.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have-not. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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