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nor
British English: /nɔː/
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American English: /nɔr/
If you want to know how to translate nor when used in combination with neither look at the entry neither.When used as a conjunction to show agreement or similarity with a negative statement, nor is very often translated by non plus: ‘I don't like him’—‘nor do I’ = ‘je ne l'aime pas’—‘moi non plus’; ‘he's not Spanish’—‘nor is John’ = ‘il n'est pas espagnol’—‘John non plus’; ‘I can't sleep’—‘nor can I’ = ‘je n'arrive pas à dormir’—‘moi non plus’.When used to give additional information to a negative statement nor can very often be translated by non plus preceded by a negative verb: she hasn't written, nor has she telephoned = elle n'a pas écrit, et elle n'a pas téléphoné non plus; I do not wish to insult you, (but) nor do I wish to lose money = je ne veux pas vous offenser, mais je ne souhaite pas non plus perdre de l'argent.

conjunction

  • you don't have to tell him, nor should you
    tu n'es pas obligé de le lui dire, tu ferais même mieux d'éviter

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