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have-not

[hav-not, -not] /ˈhævˌnɒt, -ˈnɒt/
noun
1.
Usually, have-nots. an individual or group that is without wealth, social position, or other material benefits (contrasted with have).
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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British Dictionary definitions for have not

have-not

noun
1.
(usually pl) a person or group of people in possession of relatively little material wealth
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Slang definitions & phrases for have not

have-not

modifier

: the have-not nations of the Third World

noun

A poor person, region, etc (1919+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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