Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Not one.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • A corruption of ne'er a, never a (the article being sometimes erroneously repeated after the word in which it is contained).

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  • adjective not one

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective (used with singular count nouns) colloquial for `not a' or `not one' or `never a'

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Alteration of ne'er a.]

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Variant form of ne'er a.

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