What does every mean?

Definitions for every
ˈɛv riev·ery

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. every(a)(adj)

    (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"

  2. every(a)(adj)

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

    "every third seat"; "every two hours"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Every

    all the parts which compose a whole collection or aggregate number, considered in their individuality, all taken separately one by one, out of an indefinite bumber

  2. Every

    every one. Cf

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Every

    ev′ėr-i, adj. each one of a number: all taken separately.—pron. Ev′erybody, every person.—adj. Ev′eryday, of or belonging to every day, daily: common, usual: pertaining to week-days, in opposition to Sunday.—pron. Ev′erything, all things: all.—advs. Ev′eryway, in every way or respect; Ev′erywhen, at all times; Ev′erywhere, in every place.—Every bit, the whole; Every now and then, or again, at intervals; Every other, every second—e.g. every other day, every alternate day. [A.S. ǽfre, ever, and ǽlc, each.]

Editors Contribution

  1. every

    The whole amount.

    Every political party is united working together for the benefit of every human being.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 15, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'every' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #217

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'every' in Written Corpus Frequency: #243

Anagrams for every »

  1. verye

  2. veery

How to pronounce every?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say every in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of every in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of every in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of every in a Sentence

  1. Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson:

    Every store, every community, has its own personality.

  2. Sandra Wells:

    I doubt every single view is buying a toy, but it influences what they want for Christmas and birthdays, and if they get (an) allowance.

  3. Alaa Khojaly:

    Democracy does not mean only freedom. If it comes, we believe we will have a higher grade of education, better healthcare, these children are not receiving education and healthcare. So instead of letting them run loose among the protesters every day, we are trying to provide enjoyable and educational activities for them in our tent.

  4. Jeff Kingston:

    The Hiroshima Peace Museum is the most visited site for school excursions and every year at this time the media is filled with stories about the nightmarish suffering of the hibakusha (atomic bomb survivors) who eloquently recount what they endured.

  5. Mary Alice Linzy:

    I ’m just going to miss her so much. She was an inspiration for me, every time I step on the tennis court now I ’m going to be thinking of Darlene Horton. I just can not believe it.

Images & Illustrations of every

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