any more

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any more (not comparable)

  1. (in negative or interrogative constructions) From a given time onwards; longer, again.
    They don't make repairable radios any more.
    Synonyms: any longer, no longer
  2. (colloquial, chiefly Northern Ireland, US, in positive constructions) Now, from now on.
    I eat fish anymore.
    Synonyms: going forward, nowadays; see also Thesaurus:henceforth, Thesaurus:currently
    • 1920, Lawrence, D[avid] H[erbert], Women in Love:
      ‘Quite absurd,’ he said. ‘Suffering bores me, any more.’
    • 2009, Pynchon, Thomas, Inherent Vice, Vintage, published 2010, page 268:
      He's no longer the wholesome Chamber of Commerce bigshot we used to know in the olden days, Doc, he's bad shit anymore

Usage notes[edit]

  • For the common uses of the phrase other than as an adverb see entries for any and more.



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