oughtn't Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “oughtn't” in the English Dictionary

"oughtn't" in British English

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uk   /ˈɔː.tənt/  us   /ˈɑː-/
UK or US old-fashioned short form of ought not: He oughtn't to do that.
(Definition of oughtn't from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “oughtn't”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不该,不应该…
in Turkish ought not' yardımcı fiil yapısını kısa yazılışı…
in Russian сокращ. от ought not…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不該,不應該…
in Polish -…
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