What does cannot mean?

Definitions for cannotˈkæn ɒt, kæˈnɒt, kə-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cannot.

Wiktionary

  1. cannot(Contraction)

    can not ( = am/is/are unable to); contracted into can't

    I cannot open the window. It is stuck.

  2. cannot(Contraction)

    am/are/is forbidden, not permitted to

    You cannot enter the hall without a ticket.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cannot

    am, is, or are, not able; -- written either as one word or two

  2. Origin: [Can to be able + -not.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cannot

    kan′ot, v.i. to be unable. [Can and Not.]

Anagrams for cannot »

  1. Canton, canton, noncat

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cannot in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cannot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The Pope:

    It's normal, it's normal. One cannot provoke, one cannot insult other people's faith, one cannot make fun of faith.

  2. Richard Willard Armour:

    He who cannot rest, cannot work he who cannot let go, cannot hold on he who cannot find footing, cannot go forward.

  3. Peter Nivio Zarlenga:

    I am imagination. I can see what the eyes cannot see. I can hear what the ears cannot hear. I can feel what the heart cannot feel.

  4. Elizabeth Montagu:

    I endeavor to be wise when I cannot be merry, easy when I cannot be glad, content with what cannot be mended and patient when there be no redress.

  5. Ramsey County Attorney John Choi:

    The facts that we have gathered cannot be ignored, they cannot be dismissed and are, frankly, appalling, and, more importantly, our community cannot allow them to be repeated.

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