noun British Slang.
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How to use ca'canny in a sentence
“Then I learned he can't spell and is a manager at a CPK,” she said.
Now it can't open on my phone due to what appears to be software incompatibility.
So when he told me, 'You can come to my show, but you can't come to see Phoebe, and you can't come to see Riccardo, that was odd.Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Balmain Campaign: High Fashion Meets Low Culture|Amy Zimmerman|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Sorry I can't give you more, but at this time our office has no comment,” his spokesman, Sergio Gor, said.Presidential Hopeful Rand Paul Backs Obama on Cuba Deal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Capra is sorry he can't attend but wants both Hitch and Alma to know he is thinking of them.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not a word now,” cried Longcluse harshly, extending his hand quickly towards him; “I may do that which can't be undone.
It will be a busy session; and I want to see if I can't become a useful public man.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Terror drives you on; fate coerces you; you can't help yourself, and my delight is to make the plunge terrible.
"But I can't stop to argue about it now;" and, saying this, he turned into a side path, and disappeared in the wood.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
He can't talk much, though; 'tain't good fur him; his lungs is out er kilter.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
British Dictionary definitions for ca'canny
- a policy of restricting the output of work; a go-slow
- (as modifier)a ca'canny policy