Definitions for againəˈgɛn, əˈgeɪn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word again
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
once more; another time:
Spell your name again, please.
on the other hand:
It might happen, and again it might not.
back; in reply:
to answer again.
to the same place or person:
to return again.
Idioms for again:
again and again, with many repetitions; often.
as much again, twice as much.
Origin of again:
bef. 900; ME agayn, ageyn, OE ongegn opposite (to)
again, once again, once more, over again(adverb)
"she tried again"; "they rehearsed the scene again"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
Sing that song again.
repeating many times
We knocked on the door again and again.
He had to start all over again.
back to a previous condition
I'll be home again soon.
Back in the reverse direction, or to an original starting point.
Back (to a former place or state).
In return, as a reciprocal action; back.
Another time; once more.
Over and above a factor of one.
Origin: From again, ayain, anȝen, from ongean, equivalent to . Cognate with igen, igen.
in return, back; as, bring us word again
another time; once more; anew
once repeated; -- of quantity; as, as large again, half as much again
in any other place
on the other hand
moreover; besides; further
alt. of Agains
"Again" is a song by American singer Janet Jackson from her fifth studio album, janet.. Written and produced by Jackson, James Harris III, and Terry Lewis, the ballad was released as the album's third single in October 1993. "Again" topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for two weeks in late 1993 and received nominations for the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Song.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'again' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #153
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'again' in Written Corpus Frequency: #157
Rank popularity for the word 'again' in Adverbs Frequency: #27
Translations for again
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
once more or another time
He never saw her again; He hit the child again and again; Don't do that again!; He has been abroad but he is home again now.
- ثَانِيَة، مَرَّة ثَانِيَةArabic
- novamentePortuguese (BR)
- znovu, zaseCzech
- otra vez, de nuevoSpanish
- jälle, uuestiEstonian
- encore; de nouveauFrench
- שּׁוּב, עוֹד פָּעָםHebrew
- फिर से, एक बार फिर, दुबारा, पुन:Hindi
- aftur,á nÿjan leikIcelandic
- di nuovoItalian
- no jauna; vēlreiz; atkārtoti; atkalLatvian
- igjen, på nyNorwegian
- jeszcze raz, znowuPolish
- دوهم ځلPashto
- de novoPortuguese
- din nou, iar(ăşi)Romanian
- снова, опятьRussian
- znova, opäťSlovak
- อีก; อีกแล้วThai
- tekrar, yine, bir dahaTurkish
- 再次Chinese (Trad.)
- 再Chinese (Simp.)
Get even more translations for again »
Find a translation for the again definition in other languages:
Select another language: