Every - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈevri|  American pronunciation of the word every
Brit.  |ˈɛvri|  British pronunciation of the word every

adjective

- (used of count nouns) each and all of the members of a group considered singly and without exception

every person is mortal
every party is welcome
had every hope of success
every chance of winning

- each and all of a series of entities or intervals as specified

every third seat
every two hours

Examples

I heard every word you said.

He devotes every spare moment to his hobby.

His every move was carefully watched.

She's beautiful in every way.

Ceramics of every kind were on display.

Every particle of matter attracts every other particle.

A parliament should be held every three years.

Every harvester was working.

I feel every respect for him.

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