Definition of forever adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//fərˈevə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//fərˈevər//
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  1. 1  (British English also for ever) used to say that a particular situation or state will always exist I'll love you forever! After her death, their lives changed forever. Just keep telling yourself that it won't last forever.
  2. 2  (British English also for ever) (informal) a very long time It takes her forever to get dressed.
  3. 3(informal) used with verbs in the progressive tenses to say that somebody does something very often and in a way that is annoying to other people She's forever going on about how poor they are.
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