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I've never been in love before.
You'll never guess who I saw today!
He must never discover the truth.
'I haven't tried Chinese food before.' 'What, never?'
She'd never do anything to harm you.
Never say that again!
I try never to throw any food away.
I waited, but she never came.
He never even said goodbye.
'She had the baby nine weeks early.' 'Never!'
I never knew Egypt was so big!
I never knew that he was married.
It would never do to forget his birthday.
Don't be late. That would never do!
Never again would he be allowed to set foot in their house.
I went sailing once. Never again!
It should never ever be allowed to happen again.
I will never ever leave him.
I shall try again, never fear.
Never mind – you're all right now.
The shop's shut, but never mind, we can come back tomorrow.
I'm sick of snow already, never mind by the end of the winter.
'Do you still want that shopping done?' 'No, never mind – it's too late now.'
Even if you've never so much as tried yoga before, these exercises are easy.
'How in the world did you persuade her?' 'Never you mind.'
'George and Josh are brothers'. 'Well, I never'.
You'd better be nice – you never know when you might need his help.
You never know – he might offer you a part in his film.
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a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job
a type of pie that is filled with mincemeat, usually eaten at Christmas
an expandable stick which you attach to a mobile phone or camera to help you take a selfie …
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Definition of never from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.