Ever

Definition of Ever

Ev´er
adv.1.At any time; at any period or point of time.
No man ever yet hated his own flesh.
- Eph. v. 29.
2.At all times; through all time; always; forever.
He shall ever love, and always be
The subject of by scorn and cruelty.
- Dryder.
3.Without cessation; continually.
To produce as much as ever they can.
- M. Arnold.
Ever and anon
now and then; often. See under Anon.
Ever is one
continually; constantly.
Ever so
in whatever degree; to whatever extent; - used to intensify indefinitely the meaning of the associated adjective or adverb. See Never so, under Never.
- Chaucer.
And all the question (wrangle e'er so long),
Is only this, if God has placed him wrong.
- Pope.
You spend ever so much money in entertaining your equals and betters.
- Thackeray.
She [Fortune] soon wheeled away, with scornful laughter, out of sight for ever and day.
- Prof. Wilson.
Would I had met my dearest foe in heaven
Or ever I had seen that day, Horatio!
- Shak.

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