daren't

daren't
\\|da(a)]r(ə)nt, |de], ]ənt\
: dare not

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/dair"euhnt/
contraction of dare not.

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daren’t UK US short form
the usual way of saying or writing ‘dare not’ This is not often used in formal writing

I daren’t tell him I scratched his car.

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/ˈderənt/
chiefly Brit
— used as a contraction of dare not or dared not

I daren't tell her what really happened.


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