What does if not mean?

Definitions for if not

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. if not(adverb)

    perhaps; indicating possibility of being more remarkable (greater or better or sooner) than

    "will yield 10% if not more"; "pretty if not actually beautiful"; "let's meet tonight if not sooner"

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of if not in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of if not in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Senturia:

    Love is not a crime, denying it is. Having dreams is not a crime, not chasing them is. Making mistakes is not a crime, not learning from them is. Life is not a crime, not living it is.

  2. Bible, 1 Corinthians 13:4-7:

    Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

  3. Barack Obama:

    Racism, we are not cured of it. And it's not just a matter of it not being polite to say n----- in public, that's not the measure of whether racism still exists or not. It's not just a matter of overt discrimination. Societies don't, overnight, completely erase everything that happened 200 to 300 years prior.

  4. Barack Obama:

    Racism, we are not cured of it. And it's not just a matter of it not being polite to say nigger in public, that's not the measure of whether racism still exists or not. It's not just a matter of overt discrimination. Societies don't, overnight, completely erase everything that happened 200 to 300 years prior.

  5. Francis Quarles:

    If thou desire not to be poor, desire not to be too rich. He is rich, not that possesses much, but he that covets no more; and he is poor, not that enjoys little, but he that wants too much. The contented mind wants nothing which it hath not; the covetous mind wants, not only what it hath not, but likewise what it hath.

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