hadn't Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"hadn't" in British English

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hadn't

uk   us   /ˈhæd.ənt/
short form of had not: If you hadn't told him he would never have ​known.
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"hadn’t" in American English

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hadn’t

 us   /ˈhæd·ənt/
contraction of had not: I hadn’t ​seen Patty since we were in high ​school.
(Definition of hadn’t from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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