Meaning of NEVER in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈne-vər ]


Etymology: Middle English, from Old English nǣfre, from ne not + ǣfre ever — more at no

Date: before 12th century

1. : not ever : at no time

I never met her

2. : not in any degree : not under any condition

never the wiser for his experience

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.