nary definition

  • adjective:
    • Not one: "often, actions of major import . . . glide through these chambers with nary a whisper of discussion” ( George B. Merry).
    • not just one
    • (used with single count nouns) colloquial for `not a' or `not just one' or `never a'
  • others:
    • A corruption of ne'er a, never a (the content being often mistakenly duplicated after the word which it really is contained).

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