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Was Desmond ever in the army?
Have you ever been to Cape Town?
It hardly ever rains here in the summer.
The method seldom, if ever, fails.
Don’t ever do that again.
It was the only serious question he had ever asked me.
We must never ever forget how those brave men fought for our freedom.
Trevor Boulton is celebrating his first victory ever in the tournament.
Isabel’s looking lovelier than ever.
Thailand’s largest ever trade fair
The tax laws grow ever more complex.
Our aim is an ever closer union of nation states.
All he ever does is complain.
A load of grief – that’s all I ever get.
Gordon, as ever, tried to make difficulties.
I thought Alex might be angry, but he was as polite and friendly as ever.
I met Harry at school and we’ve been friends ever since.
Ever since his wife left him, he’s had a drink problem.
It was ever so kind of you to invite us.
They’re ever such nice people.
She’s ever such a good dancer.
It looks as though we’re stuck here for ever – the road’s still blocked.
Let’s just have it as a secret between us for ever and ever.
The old way of life is gone for ever.
Now there’s a challenge, if ever there was one.
He realized that if ever there was a time for action, this was it.
What ever gave you that idea?
This is the British English definition of ever. View American English definition of ever.
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