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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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English - Alternative Forms

* againe, agayne, ageyne (obsolete); agin (colloquial or humorous)

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /əˈɡeɪn/, /əˈɡɛn/ * (US) IPA(key): /əˈɡɛn/ * Rhymes: -eɪn * Hyphenation: a‧gain

  • (UK) IPA(key): /əˈɡeɪn/, /əˈɡɛn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /əˈɡɛn/
  • Rhymes: -eɪn
  • Hyphenation: a‧gain

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English _again_, _ayain_, _anȝen_, from Old English _onġēan_ (“towards, against, opposite to, contrary to, against, in exchange for, opposite, back, again, anew, also”), equivalent to _a-_ +‎ _gain_ (“against”). Cognate with Danish _igen_ (“again”), Swedish _igen_ (“again”).

From Middle English again, ayain, anȝen, from Old English onġēan (towards, against, opposite to, contrary to, against, in exchange for, opposite, back, again, anew, also), equivalent to a- +‎ gain (against). Cognate with Danish igen (again), Swedish igen (again).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

AGAIN (_not comparable_) * (obsolete) Back in the reverse direction, or to an original starting point. [10th–18thc.] _Bring us word AGAIN._ * 1526, _The Bible_, tr. William Tyndale, Matthew 2: And after they were warned in ther slepe, that they shulde not go AGEYNE to Herod, they retourned into ther awne countre another way. * Back (to a former place or state). [from 11thc.] _We need to bring the old customs to life AGAIN._ _The South will rise AGAIN._ * (obsolete) In return, as a reciprocal action; back. [13th–19thc.] * 1485, Thomas Malory, _Le Morte Darthur_, Book III, chapter I: but Merlyn warned the kynge couertly that gweneuer was not holsome for hym to take to wyf / for he warned hym that launcelot shold loue her and she hym AGEYNE * 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, _Essays_, II.31: So women are never angrie, but to the end a man should AGAINE be angrie with them, therein imitating the lawes of Love. * 1621, Robert Burton, _The Anatomy of Melancholy_, I.2.4.vii: Thus men are plagued with women, they AGAIN with men, when they are of diverse humours and conditions […]. * 1852–3, Charles Dickens, _Bleak House_ As he lies in the light before a glaring white target, the black upon him shines AGAIN […]. * Another time; once more. [from 14thc.] * 1931, Robert L. May, _Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer_, Montgomery Ward (publisher), draft: He tangled in tree-tops AGAIN and AGAIN / And barely missed hitting a tri-motored plane. * 1979, Charles Edward Daniels et al., “The Devil Went Down to Georgia” (song), _Million Mile Reflections_, Charlie Daniels Band, Epic Records: Johnny said, “Devil, just come on back if you ever want to try AGAIN / I done told you once, you son of a bitch, I’m the best that’s ever been.” * 2010, Simon Hattenstone, _The Guardian_, 30 October: The last sentence is so shocking, I have to read it AGAIN. * Over and above a factor of one. [from 16thc.] * 1908 December 10, Austin H. Clark, “New Genera and Species of Crinoids”, _Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington_, Volume XXI, pp.229–230: Cirri l-lxxx, 15, about 12mm. long; first two joints short, about twice as broad as long; third about one-third AGAIN [=one and one-third times] as long as broad; fourth and fifth the longest, about half AGAIN [=one and a half times] as long as broad; […]. * Used metalinguistically, with the repetition being in the discussion, or in the linguistic or pragmatic context of the discussion, rather than in the subject of discussion. [from 16thc.] _Great, thanks AGAIN!_ * Tell me again, say again; used in asking a question to which one may have already received the answer, but cannot remember it. _What's that called, AGAIN?_ * I ask again, I say again; used in repeating a question or statement. _AGAIN, I'm not criticizing, I just want to understand._ * Here too, here also, in this case as well; used in applying a previously made point to a new instance; sometimes preceded by "here". _Approach B is better than approach A in many respects, but AGAIN, there are difficulties in implementing it._ * 1915, Mrs. Belloc Lowndes, _The Lodger_, chapter I: A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor; as, AGAIN, the arm-chair in which Bunting now sat forward, staring into the dull, small fire. * (obsolete) In any other place. (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?) * (obsolete) On the other hand. * (Can we date this quote?) William Shakespeare (1564–1616) The one is my sovereign […] the other AGAIN is my kinsman. * Moreover; besides; further. * (Can we date this quote?) Hersche AGAIN, it is of great consequence to avoid,

again (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Back in the reverse direction, or to an original starting point. [10th–18thc.]
    Bring us word again.
  2. Back (to a former place or state). [from 11thc.]
    We need to bring the old customs to life again.
    The South will rise again.
  3. (obsolete) In return, as a reciprocal action; back. [13th–19thc.]
  4. Another time; once more. [from 14thc.]
  5. Over and above a factor of one. [from 16thc.]
  6. Used metalinguistically, with the repetition being in the discussion, or in the linguistic or pragmatic context of the discussion, rather than in the subject of discussion. [from 16thc.]
    Great, thanks again!
    1. Tell me again, say again; used in asking a question to which one may have already received the answer, but cannot remember it.
      What's that called, again?
    2. I ask again, I say again; used in repeating a question or statement.
      Again, I'm not criticizing, I just want to understand.
    3. Here too, here also, in this case as well; used in applying a previously made point to a new instance; sometimes preceded by "here".
      Approach B is better than approach A in many respects, but again, there are difficulties in implementing it.
  7. (obsolete) In any other place.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)
  8. (obsolete) On the other hand.
  9. Moreover; besides; further.

English - Preposition

AGAIN * (obsolete or dialectal) Against. * 1485, Thomas Malory, _Le Morte Darthur_, Book X: And here begynneth the treson of Kynge Marke that he ordayned AGAYNE Sir Trystram. * 1924, J H Wilkinson, _Leeds Dialect Glossary and Lore_, page 60 Ah'd like to wahrn (warn) thi AGAAN 'evvin owt to dew wi' that chap. * 2003, Glasgow Sunday Herald, page 16, column 2: You may think you are all on the same side, AGIN the government.

again

  1. (obsolete or dialectal) Against.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - USAGE NOTES
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English - Usage Notes

The pronunciation /əˈɡeɪn/ is chiefly poetic.

The pronunciation /əˈɡeɪn/ is chiefly poetic.

Que a categoria em SCOTS - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Scots - Alternative Forms

* agin

Que a categoria em SCOTS - ETYMOLOGY
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Scots - Etymology

Old English _onġēan_.

Old English onġēan.

Que a categoria em SCOTS - PRONUNCIATION
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Scots - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /əˈɡen/, /əˈɡɛn/

  • IPA(key): /əˈɡen/, /əˈɡɛn/

Que a categoria em SCOTS - ADVERB
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Scots - Adverb

AGAIN * back, in the opposite direction * again, anew

again

  1. back, in the opposite direction
  2. again, anew

Que a categoria em SCOTS - PREPOSITION
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Scots - Preposition

AGAIN * opposite, facing * against, opposed to (literally or figuratively)

again

  1. opposite, facing
  2. against, opposed to (literally or figuratively)

Que a categoria em SCOTS - CONJUNCTION
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Scots - Conjunction

AGAIN * in preparation for, in advance of

again

  1. in preparation for, in advance of


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