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English definition of “I think not”

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I think not

a formal way of disagreeing or saying no: "Will you be going tonight, James?" "I think not."
Translations of “I think not”
in Chinese (Traditional) 我不這樣認為, 不…
in Chinese (Simplified) 我不这样认为, 不…
(Definition of I think not from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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