for·​ev·​er·​more | \ fə-ˌre-vər-ˈmȯr How to pronounce forevermore (audio) , fə-ˌre-və-, fȯ- \

Definition of forevermore

: for an endless time : forever entry 1 sense 1 Plant a black gum in your yard and fall will forevermore arrive with a fanfare of scarlet foliage.— Doug Hall … carving Hollywood, now and forevermore, in our imaginations as something both absurd and unholy.— Neal Gabler When you were first introduced to her you called her Miss Stanleymain… Then she begged you to call her Miss Sylvia, and as Miss Sylvia you spoke and thought of her forevermore.— Lucy Maud Montgomery In the backs of these cars was a great miscellany of items… which would now remain in the back forevermore.— Ian Frazier

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Examples of forevermore in a Sentence

a hero that will be praised forevermore for his great deeds
Recent Examples on the Web But through circumstances thrust himself into a position prominence that will probably be forevermore remembered in the history of this franchise. John Fay,, "Billy Bates only had a moment with the Reds – but, oh, what a moment," 15 May 2020 If everything goes according to plan, footage of these ceremonial birth-of-a-superstar moments will air, forevermore, in prelude to many a dunkalicious montage of highlights. Troy Patterson, The New Yorker, "The Evolution of N.B.A.-Draft Fashion," 26 June 2019 The crowd cheered and the pizzeria became the most popular spot in town forevermore — perfect for families and birthday parties. Hannah Chubb,, "The Dark Origin Story Behind the Chuck E. Cheese Mascot Has Been Brought to Light," 23 Aug. 2019 No, the Clown Egg Register was clearly built for the express purposes of reminding us all uncomfortably of that roomful of disembodied heads in Return to Oz and haunting our nightmares forevermore. Constance Grady, Vox, "In the clowning world, you stop people from stealing your face by painting it onto an egg," 20 Aug. 2018 The idea caught on, and in 1914 President Woodrow Wilson declared that the second Sunday of May would forevermore be known as Mother’s Day. John D'anna, azcentral, "On Father's Day, dads don't need (or want) you to go through the motions," 15 June 2018 This verbal assault steeled me to such irrational rantings forevermore. WSJ, "Campus Conservatives as an Underclass and Safe Target," 4 June 2018 Do not intrude upon our fun and games images of social activism that remind us real life intertwines with sports now in a way that is forevermore inseparable. Greg Cote, miamiherald, "NFL's new solution to national anthem controversy? Hide the problem and it goes away | Miami Herald," 23 May 2018 The time stamp was etched in tears of joy and pain, a throwback number and the memory of a NASCAR icon and ties that bind forevermore. George Diaz,, "Austin Dillon cherishes Earnhardt legacy on ride to Daytona 500 Victory Lane," 19 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of forevermore

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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29 May 2020

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“Forevermore.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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