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Cannot Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Cannot \Can"not\ [Can to be able + -not.] Am, is, or are, not able; -- written either as one word or two.

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  • Cannot Buy My Soul: Cannot Buy My Soul: The Songs of Kev Carmody is a 2007 compilation tribute album featuring various artists singing the songs of Australian ...
  • The Wind Cannot Read: The Wind Cannot Read is a 1958 British drama film directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Dirk Bogarde , Yoko Tani , Ronald Lewis and ...
  • Space They Cannot Touch: "Space They Cannot Touch" is the third single to be taken from Kate Miller-Heidke 's debut album Little Eve . "Space They Cannot Touch" ...
  • What I Cannot Change: "What I Cannot Change" is the title of a song written by Darrell Brown , and co-written and recorded by American country artist LeAnn ...
  • Cannot Be Saved: Cannot Be Saved is the third single by Welsh rock band The Automatic , taken from their third album Tear the Signs Down . The single was ...
  • Alas, I Cannot Swim: Alas, I Cannot Swim is the debut studio album of British folk singer-songwriter Laura Marling . It was produced by the lead vocalist of ...
  • The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed: The Meeting Place Cannot Be Changed. (Место встречи изменить нельзя, Mesto vstrechi izmenit nelzya. is a 1979 Soviet 5-part television ...
  • American Empire: The Center Cannot Hold: American Empire: The Center Cannot Hold is the second book in the American Empire series by Harry Turtledove . It takes place during the ...
  • You Cannot Be Serious: You Cannot Be Serious (ISBN 0-425-19008-0 in the USA, Serious ISBN 0-7515-3454-4 in the UK) is a book written by the world's former 1 tennis ...

'Cannot' example sentence in quotations


* Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore. - Andr Gide

* You cannot go around and keep score. If you keep score on the good things and the bad things, you'll find out that you're a very miserable person. God gave man the ability to forget, which is one of the greatest attributes you have. Because if you remember everything that's happened to you, you generally remember that which is the most unfortunate. - Hubert Humphrey

* It is the common failing of totalitarian regimes that they cannot really understand the nature of our democracy. They mistake dissent for disloyalty. They mistake restlessness for a rejection of policy. They mistake a few committees for a country. They misjudge individual speeches for public policy. (Answering North Vietnamese charge that US could not endure) - Lyndon B. Johnson


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Cannot Sample Sentences in News


  • Asia: Shared interests, responsibilities, destiny (Last of two parts)
    “A single thread cannot be spun into a cord.  And a single tree cannot create a forest.” — Ancient Chinese adage Last 09 April at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference for 2014 (BFA AC-2014), China Premier Li Keqiang called on Asian countries to build a community of shared interests, common destiny, and shared responsibilities.  In his keynote address Read more on this news related to 'Cannot'
  • Council 'cannot ban legal highs'
    Under current law Gisborne District Council cannot ban the sale of legal highs (psychoactive substances) in our district. Council is asking for feedback on its draft Psychoactive Substances Policy. The draft policy proposes two alternatives - permitting sales on Gladstone Road or permitting sales in the Industrial Subdivision. Council is keen for feedback on where Read more on this news related to 'Cannot'
  • Apex court tells N. Srinivasan to come out clean
    N Srinivasan cannot head BCCI till he comes out clean in a probe conducted against him and 12 others, including India-capped cricketers, whose names have been mentioned by Justice Mudgal Committee... Read more on this news related to 'Cannot'

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