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evermore

Syllabification: ev·er·more
Pronunciation: /ˌevərˈmôr
 
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Definition of evermore in English:

adverb

(Chiefly used for rhetorical effect or in ecclesiastical contexts) always: we pray that we may evermore dwell in him and he in us
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  • You will be alive, fruitful, and charming evermore because of my constant love.
  • I for one have always promoted our need to become evermore involved in governmental affairs at all levels.
  • Me, I suspect they are growing evermore desperate to retrospectively ‘justify’ their war, as the fruits of it grow more tragic, disastrous and perhaps even strategically-catastrophic for America.

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