verb (used with object), wont, wont or wont·ed, wont·ing.
verb (used without object), wont, wont or wont·ed, wont·ing.
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Origin of wont
OTHER WORDS FROM wontwontless, adjective
Definition for wont (2 of 2)
usage note for won't
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH won'twon't , wont
Example sentences from the Web for wont
In 1992, Republican George H.W. Bush won the Asian-American vote by 24 points.
No Jewish woman has been crowned Miss America since Bess Myerson won in 1945.Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Several Republicans won primaries in 2014 by running as ideologically pure conservatives who wanted new leadership in the House.
And keep in mind that when Huckabee ran for president in 2008, he won the Iowa caucuses.
In a frightening development for the GOP, Democrats had won even traditionally Republican constituencies in the Midwest.
There'll be heaps uh fun in the Cypress Hills country when they get t' runnin' the whisky-jacks out.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Then she won, and went half mad with the joy and excitement, but the joy didn't last long.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
An with that I laid down on the settee, an felt orful bad, an the more I tho't about it, the wus I felt.
But the nasty part of the whole thing was, that Haggard had won eleven thousand pounds from a weak-headed boy.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
I've tried to teach lots of folks; an' sum learns quick, an' some don't never learn; it's jest 's 't strikes 'em.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson