- (nonstandard) Eye dialect spelling of wasn't.
1885, Mark Twain, chapter 19, in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn:
- We tried to comfort him, but he said it warn't much use, he couldn't be much comforted.
1860, Charles John Huffam Dickens, chapter 4, in Great Expectations:
- Perhaps if I warn't a blacksmith's wife, and (what's the same thing) a slave with her apron never off I should have been to hear the Carols.
- (nonstandard) Eye dialect spelling of weren't.