every meaning

EN[ˈɛv.ɹi] [ˈɛv.ə.ɹi]
  • Every may refer to:
  • Every (surname) (for people with the name Every)
  • Suzuki Every, a kei truck produced by Japanese automaker Suzuki
  • every, a determiner in the English language
EN Every

    Definition of every in English Dictionary

  • DeterminerSUF-ery
    1. All of a countable group, without exception.
      1. Every person in the room stood and cheered. ‎
    2. Used with ordinal numbers to denote those items whose position is divisible by the corresponding cardinal number, or a portion of equal size to that set.
      1. Every third bead was red, and the rest were blue.  The sequence was thus red, blue, blue, red, blue, blue etc. ‎
      2. Decimation originally meant the execution of every tenth soldier in a unit. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The race and course of age is certain; and there is but one way of nature and the same simple; and to every part of a man's life and age are given his convenient times and proper tempestivities.
      • Such graphs are known to be halved graphs of bipartite rectagraphs, which are connected triangle-free graphs in which every -path lies in a unique quadrangle.
      • The vestry meets on the first Tuesday of every month.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Every time we change the ingredients in our foods, we have to get them reapproved before they can be marketed.
      • Every time she sees her little grandson, her face wells with joy.
      • Every time I hear him talk, he just raises my hackles.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Determiners
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    Source: Wiktionary

    Meaning of every for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "every" is a determiner.
    Difficultness: Level 1
    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 9
    Definite    ➨     Versatile