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always

al·ways

always

 
pronunciation:
awl wihz [or] awl weIz
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: without stopping; forever.
We will not always be here, but the universe will.
synonyms:
constantly, continually, continuously, ever, forever, incessantly, perpetually, repeatedly, unceasingly
antonyms:
never
similar words:
eternally, evermore, regularly
definition 2: without alteration or deviation; invariably.
He always orders a steak when we eat here.We always visited our grandparents on Christmas Day.
synonyms:
consistently, constantly, invariably
antonyms:
never
similar words:
inevitably
definition 3: at any time; in any event.
You can always leave.
synonyms:
anytime