Definition of nor conjunction from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    conjunction, adverb
    BrE BrE//nɔː(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//nɔːr//
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  1. 1  neither… nor… | not… nor… and not She seemed neither surprised nor worried. He wasn't there on Monday. Nor on Tuesday, for that matter. (formal) Not a building nor a tree was left standing.
  2. 2  used before a positive verb to agree with something negative that has just been said She doesn't like them and nor does Jeff. ‘I'm not going.’ ‘Nor am I.’
  3. Word OriginMiddle English: contraction of Old English nother ‘neither’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: nor