ever since


ever since
ever since phrase
during the whole period of time since something happened

I met Harry at school and we’ve been friends ever since.

Ever since his wife left him, he’s had a drink problem.

Thesaurus: from now or from a particular timesynonym
Main entry: ever

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throughout the period since

she had lived alone ever since her husband died

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ever since
1 : continually or often from a past time until now

We both liked the idea and have been working on it ever since. [=since then]

I went to the festival its first year and have been returning ever since.

2 : continually from the time in the past when :since

She's wanted to be a firefighter ever since she was a young girl.

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Main Entry:ever

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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