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Synonyms for never
ˈnɛv ərnev·er

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  1. neveradverb


  2. neveradverb


  3. neveradverb


  4. neveradverb


Princeton's WordNet

  1. never, ne'eradverb

    not ever; at no time in the past or future

    "I have never been to China"; "I shall never forget this day"; "had never seen a circus"; "never on Sunday"; "I will never marry you!"


    e'er, always, ever

  2. neveradverb

    not at all; certainly not; not in any circumstances

    "never fear"; "bringing up children is never easy"; "that will never do"; "what is morally wrong can never be politically right"


    always, e'er, ever

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. neveradjective

    at no time, not at any time, not ever

  2. neveradjective

    in no degree, not at all

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "never":

    ever, not, n't, nunca, jamais, always, no, -never, forever

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  1. Scott Mann:

    There's a lot of stuff out there that we didn't do that's been assigned to what we did, and I want to clarify, we were never on the ground. We never parachuted in or helicoptered in or any of that.

  2. unknown:

    The heart never takes the place of the head: But it can, and should, obey it.

  3. Rob Kerr:

    VR could be seen by some as gimmicky unless you try it and when you try it you know that there's something there, you know that it's bringing something special into people's lives, traveling distances you would never do yourself.

  4. Sandile Sean Mntla:

    When it comes to love Words don't mean anything Said or unsaid they don't define anyone It's what we act out that tells our stories Portrays our thoughts and emotions Sings our song and plays our music Evidently we've all got to improve But if it's with the right plus 1 You'll never lose her

  5. English Proverb:

    A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.

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