Definition of e'er in English:

e'er

Syllabification: e'er
Pronunciation: /e(ə)r
 
/
literary

contraction

  • Ever.
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    • But, unfortunately, now is not the time for soft-peddling the truth like this (if e'er a time there be).
    • Before the Mousetrap, Hamlet calls Horatio ‘as just a man / As e'er [his] conversation cop'd withal ’.
    • No man that's born of woman Shall e'er have power upon thee.

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