from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. Never.
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- adv. Contraction of never.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. a contraction of never.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A contraction of never.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. not ever; at no time in the past or future
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The Roman Scarus comments which "Experience, manhood, honour, ne'er before/Did so violate itself."
You deserve to have your name associated with Jackson's, in my ne'er unbiased view, and The Red Tree in particular is the perfect candidate for such an award.
What the fans should singRule Britannia Stadium, especially with its insistence that "Thee haughty tyrants ne'er shall tame", seems about right for a side that bows to no one.
How do we know it isn't a stalker who had lost his prey or some other ne'er do well?
The lion's share of the songs are by her mentor Richard Rodgers , delivered most movingly when she equates Julie Jordan 's plight in "Carousel"—a marriage to a ne'er do well—with her own relationship with the roguish Jack Cassidy .
They wanted somebody who looked like kind of a ne'er do well, sad-sacked lawyer, and they picked me.
Dottie might be eying Margaret's apartment as a crash pad for her ne'er do well son and she's always late for babysitting.
What more, I appreciated Tatsumi's little details that reveal a good bit about Hiroshi and his milieu, like how his ne'er do-well father immediately tries on his son's new suit jacket, declaring he'll "borrow" it "whenever he needs to look smart," or the sequence where Hiroshi attempts to hire a female model to pose nude for him and his friends in order to improve their draftsmanship.
"It's the School Board what gives 'em these notions, a-stuffin' boys head full of pride/And makes 'em look down on their fathers – these School Boards I ne'er could abide."
Gerrold Jerome Bowman, a ne'er do well whose military career lasted all of three-and-a-half years before receiving an