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Don't is defined as do not.
An example of don't is someone saying they do not eat meat; they don't eat meat.
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- do not
- does not: generally considered a nonstandard usage
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Contraction of do not.
- Nonstandard Contraction of does not.
A statement of what should not be done: a list of the dos and don'ts.