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cannotmodal verb

uk   /ˈkæn.ɒt/  us   /-ɑːt/
A1 the negative form of the verb "can": I cannot predict what will happen next year.cannot but formal used to say that something will certainly happen: If we persevere, we cannot but succeed.
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