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Meaning of FOREVER

Pronunciation:  for'evur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  time without end
  2. [adv]  seemingly without interruption; often and repeatedly; "always looking for faults"; "it is always raining"; "he is forever cracking jokes"; "they are forever arguing"
  3. [adv]  for a limitless time; "no one can live forever"; "brightly beams our Father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore"- P.P.Bliss
  4. [adv]  (informal) for a very long or seemingly endless time; "she took forever to write the paper"; "we had to wait forever and a day"

FOREVER is a 7 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: always, eternally, eternity, everlastingly, evermore, forever and a day, infinity
 See Also: alpha and omega, time



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\For*ev"er\, adv. [For, prep. + ever.]
1. Through eternity; through endless ages, eternally.

2. At all times; always.

Note: In England, for and ever are usually written and
      printed as two separate words; but, in the United
      States, the general practice is to make but a single
      word of them.

{Forever and ever}, an emphatic ``forever.''

Syn: Constantly; continually; invariably; unchangeably;
     incessantly; always; perpetually; unceasingly;
     ceaselessly; interminably; everlastingly; endlessly;

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