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never meaning

EN[ˈnɛv.ə(ɹ)] [ˈnɛ.vɚ, ˈnɛvɚ̹] [-ɛvə(ɹ)]
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  • Never may refer to:

    Definition of never in English Dictionary

  • Adverb
    1. At no time; on no occasion; in no circumstance.
      1. Not at any other time; not on any other occasion; not previously.
        1. COL Negative particle (used to negate verbs in the simple past tense; also used absolutely).
          1. The police say I stole the car, but I never did it. ‎
          2. You said you were going to mow the lawn today. – I never! ‎
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • You should close the door for conversations like that. You never know who might be listening in.
          • Expel from your confidence, men who have never ceased to misadvise you! (The Works of Alexander Hamilton; p. 234)
          • And till we can recover that, we shall never be able to have a Government firm-seated and sure-handed.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Never leave home without a spare stiffy disc in your bag.
          • Never leave a child unattended when you are running him a bath.
          • Never drop crotch to a horizontal limb — the pros call it a bench cut — which will produce more water sprouts than you can count.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adverbs
          • Time adverbs
            • Frequency adverbs
            • Uncomparable adverbs
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          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of never for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "never" is an adverb, more specifically, a time adverb and an uncomparable adverb.
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