ain ain

Definition(s):

  • (adj) belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself); preceded by a possessive

Usage(s):

  1. Once exclusive domains of the privileged, America's grande-dame resort hotels are refreshed and reopen to a broader clientele.
  2. Somewhere between low-brow movies and art-house fare is a sweet spot occupied by films that explore weighty subjects while still managing to entertain in a populist sense.
  3. You ain't nothin' but a hound dog cryin' all the time You ain't nothin' but a hound dog cryin' all the time Well, you ain't never caught a rabbit and you ain't no friend of mine.

News

  1. Listen To Alicia Keys Perform 'If I Ain't Got You' On 'VH1 Storytellers'

    Listen to Alicia Keys' stripped-down rendition of "If I Ain't Got You" on "VH1 Storytellers." Another day, another unreal live rendition of an Alicia Keys smash from her "VH1 Storytellers" appearance! And fine, yesterday, I kinda sorta picked "Fallin'" as my favorite "Storytellers" track, with her organic version of "Not The King" and "No One" trailing not too [...]
    on June 20, 2013     Source: MTV

  2. Casey Affleck and Ben Foster Open BAMcinemaFest with David Lowery's 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints'

    Just four days after making its Los Angeles premiere at the LA Film Fest, David Lowery's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" hit New York as the opening night selection for the Brooklyn Academy of Music's fifth annual cinemaFest, co-hosted by The Cinema Society. Casey Affleck and Ben Foster joined their director for the screening of the Texas-set romantic western as well as the after party celebrating ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: indieWIRE

  3. L.A. Film Festival: 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints' captures a 'look'

    "Ain’t Them Bodies Saints" is one of those cryptic titles that needs explaining.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Quotes

  1. "The main event is right now, while we have this higher water. And it ain't over till it's over," said US Rep. Earl Pomeroy, DN.D., comparing the need for vigilance until the very end to the University of North Dakota's stunning, last-second...
    on Mar 28, 2009 By: Earl Pomeroy Source: USA Today

  2. In an interview with the BBC, Gallagher said about the decision to have a rapper top the bill: "If it ain't broke don't fix it. If you start to break it then people aren't going to go. I'm sorry, but Jay-Z? No chance." "Glastonbury has a...
    on Apr 14, 2008 By: Noel Gallagher Source: AngryApe

  3. "You guys know your President, right? The one with the big ears? He ain't my President. He had that woman singing my song. She gonna get her ass whipped," Etta told her audience, who laughed and clapped. "The great Beyonce, she ain't mine. I...
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Etta James Source: TransWorldNews (press release)

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