won't

contraction \ ˈwōnt ; New England, upstate New York, and Northern Pennsylvania ˌwənt , ˈwənt ; greater NYC ˈwünt ; eastern South Carolina ˈwünt , ˈwu̇nt \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of won't

: will not

Examples of won't in a Sentence

  1. I won't see him today.

First Known Use of won't

1562



WON'T Defined for Kids

won't

\ ˈwōnt \

Definition of won't for Students

: will not
  • He won't listen.


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up won't? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to provide what is needed to exist

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Intact Latin Quiz

  • roman-tablet
  • What did focus mean in Latin?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!