: never

Examples of ne'er in a Sentence

fare thee well, for ne'er shall I return

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ne'er was in the 13th century

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Cite this Entry

“Ne'er.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition


(ˈ)ne(ə)r How to pronounce ne'er (audio)
: never
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