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oughtn't

uk   /ˈɔː.tənt/  us   /ˈɑː-/
short form of ought not: He oughtn't to do that.
Translations of “oughtn't”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不該,不應該…
in Russian сокращ. от ought not…
in Turkish ought not' yardımcı fiil yapısını kısa yazılışı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不该,不应该…
in Polish -…
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