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always

EN[ˈɔːl.weɪz] [ˈɔːl.wɪz] [ˈɔl.weɪz] [ˈɔl.wɪz] [ˈɔl.wiz]
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  • Always may refer to:

    Definition of always in English Dictionary

  • AdverbPREal-SUF-ways
    1. At all times; ever; perpetually; throughout all time; continually.
      1. God is always the same. ‎
    2. Constantly during a certain period, or regularly at stated intervals; invariably; uniformly;—opposed to sometimes or occasionally.
      1. Our first dog always barked at passers-by. ‎
    3. INF In any event.
      1. I thought I could always go back to work. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Conventional success metrics are not always the best indicator of success.
      • When calculating a budget for a construction project, always allow for contingencies.
      • My team has always punched above our small size and stature.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Always shake hands at a job interview, but try not to overshake.
      • Always cotransfect it with the negative control plasmid.
      • Always more a colorist than a symphonist, Bernstein nevertheless created a powerful statement in the symphony’s three movements: Prophecy, Profanation and Lamentation.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Time adverbs
        • Duration adverbs
          • Frequency adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
          • Morphemes
            • Prefixes
              • Words by prefix
                • Words prefixed with al-
              • Suffixes
                • Words by suffix
                  • Words suffixed with -ways
            Related Links:
            1. en always-on
            2. en alwaysness
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of always for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "always" is an adverb, more specifically, a time adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe and a suffixe.
            Difficultness: Level 1
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            Definiteness: Level 9
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            Definite    ➨     Versatile