neither definition

  • adjective:
    • not just one or perhaps the various other; not both: Neither footwear feels comfortable.
    • Not either; perhaps not the main one and/or various other.
    • maybe not often; not merely one or the other
  • pronoun:
    • Not each one; perhaps not the main one or perhaps the various other: Neither of this twins will be here. Neither does. Neither of them is incorrect.
    • maybe not each one
  • conjunction:
    • Not either; maybe not either way. Used with the correlative conjunction nor: Neither we nor they need it. She neither called nor blogged. I obtained neither the gift nor the card.
    • additionally maybe not: If he wont get, neither will she.
    • perhaps not either (used with nor)
    • maybe not either; generally used to present the very first of two or more co├Ârdinate clauses of which those that follow begin with nor.
  • adverb:
    • Similarly not; also not: in the same way you will not, so neither would they.
    • likewise perhaps not
  • determiner:
    • not merely one of two; not either
  • others:
    • Not both. See often.
    • Not one or perhaps the other. See either, pron.
    • Not either; perhaps not in any case: a disjunctive conjunction (the negative of either), preceding one of a few two or more alternative clauses, and correlative with nor (or, formerly, neither otherwise ne) before the next clause or clauses.
    • Not whatever the case; in no case; not at all: made use of adverbially for focus at the end of the very last clause, when this already includes an adverse.
    • and never; nor yet.

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