You ain't nothin' but

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Definition

you ain't nothin' but (a fool) (slang): you are just (a fool), you are nothing else except (a fool) (slang)
In slang, ain't is the contraction of "is not", "are not", or "have not". In standard English, isn't, aren't, and haven't are preferred.

Examples

  • "You ain't nothin' but a hound dog, cryin' all the time."

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