Sentence examples for not from high-quality English sources.

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  • Then (9) is an instance of the following valid form: if A then either not-A or not-B, and A; so not-B.

  • We were not quick enough on the pitch, our offence was not as good as it should have been, but we should not say we did not know what to do.

  • The “Not” in “Not-Other” differentiates God from creatures but does not exclude the divine Not-Other since the Not-Other ontologically determines creatures.

  • Note that this consequence of Mally’s theory does not violate any logical principle because (a) being determined by F does not imply instantiating F, and (b) not being determined by F does not imply being determined by non-F.

  • The free, bilateral movement between “not one” and “not two” characterizes Zen’s achievement of a personhood with a third perspective that cannot, however, be confined to either dualism or non-dualism, neither “not one” nor “not two”.

  • Following Hartshorne’s suggestion, George Shields says that, “Z will occur” and “Z will not occur” should not be symbolized in the propositional calculus as p and not-p but as p and q, where “If p then not-q” and “If q then not-p.”

  • For individuals who need to restrict their movements for 14 days after travelling to Ireland, this means not going to work, not using public transport, not having visitors at their home, not visiting others and not going to shops “unless it’s absolutely necessary”.

  • The product of an all-female household after her father walked out on the family, Smith did not kowtow to anyone or anything: not to men, not to judgements against single or childless women, not to the demands of domestic life and not to changing fashions in poetry.

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  • Banning both ads, the ASA told Queen of Aesthetics not to suggest celebrities had used their products if they had not, and warned Faces by AKJ Aesthetics not to trivialise non-cosmetic procedures, not to advertise Botox again and not to suggest celebrities had used their products if this was not true.

  • None of the six restaurants that followed Lolabelle—not the Napa Valley Grill (1995); not Tucci (1996); not Tucci No. 2 (1997); not Peaches (1998-99), part-owned by Donald Trump’s Georgia-born second wife, Marla Maples; not Il Patrizio (2000-04), a kosher Italian restaurant; not Haikara Grill (2005-07), a kosher Japanese steak house; not Smokin’ Q (2008-09), a nonkosher barbecue place—could reverse the site’s ill fortune.

  • When Robert Jordan is overcome with love for a woman during the Spanish Civil War, he fears that they will never experience what ordinary people do: “Not time, not happiness, not fun, not children, not a house, not a bathroom, not a clean pair of pajamas, not the morning paper, not to wake up together, not to wake and know she’s there and that you’re not alone.

  • Within D4, there are four Arguments with the following Conclusions: If the one is, then the others are not one (D4A1C), the others are not many (D4A2C1), the others are not a whole (D4A2C2), the others do not have parts (D4A2C3), the others are not like (D4A3C1), the others are not unlike (D4A3C2), the others are not both like and unlike (D4A3C3), the others are not the same (D4A4C1), the others are not different (D4A4C2), the others are not in motion (D4A4C3), the others are not at rest (D4A4C4), the others are not coming to be (D4A4C5), the others are not ceasing to be (D4A4C6), the others are not greater (D4A4C7), the others are not equal (D4A4C8), and the others are not less (D4A4C9).


  • adv all

    - negation of a word or group of words

    Example: he does not speak French

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On this page, there are 20 sentence examples for not. They are all from high-quality sources and constantly processed by lengusa's machine learning routines.

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  • 5 sentence examples for not from The New Yorker
  • 2 sentence examples for not from The Guardian
  • 2 sentence examples for not from Business Insider
  • 1 sentence examples for not from New York Times
  • 6 sentence examples for not from Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
  • 3 sentence examples for not from BBC
  • 1 sentence examples for not from Independent
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  • • Relevant word or phrase for not is non