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Again appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Swan swam over the sea.
    Swim, swan, swim!
    Swan swam back again.
    Well swum swan!

Again appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • My help squeezed in and joined the weavers again before six o'clock. (55 letters)
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Again appears in many palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Niagara, O roar again!
  • Niagara, O roar again.
  • Niagara, ban a bar again.
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Again is sometimes a misspelling of against.

The word again is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adverb again

What does again mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. anew

Alternative definition of the adverb again


  1. [obsolete] Back in the reverse direction, or to an original starting point. [definition 10th-18th c.]
  2. Back (to a former place or state). [definition from 11th c.]
  3. [obsolete] In return, as a reciprocal action; back. [definition 13th-19th c.]
  4. Another time; once more. [definition from 14th c.]
  5. Over and above a factor of one. [definition from 16th c.]
  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.] [definition from 16th c.]
  7. Tell me again, say again; [used in asking a question to which one may have already received the answer, but cannot remember it.]
  8. I ask again, I say again; [used in repeating a question or statement.]
  9. Here too, here also, in this case as well; [used in applying a previously made point to a new instance; sometimes preceded by "here".]

Other definitions of again

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  1. [obsolete] Against.


Again: Lunhui English name Again, are a Chinese rock band formed in 1991. They were one of the first Beijing rock groups to sign with a Japanese label, signing with JVC and producing the album Xīnlèjí in 1997.

  • albums: "Qidai", "Chaoyue", "Wo de taiyang"


Again was an Irish Thoroughbred racehorse and broodmare. She was one of the leading Irish two-year-old fillies of 2008, when she won three of her five races including the Debutante Stakes and the Moyglare Stud Stakes. She recorded her most important win when taking the Irish 1,000 Guineas on her three-year-old debut, but was beaten in her three subsequent races.


  1. "Again" is a song by American singer-songwriter Janet Jackson, appearing first as the closing song to Jackson's debut film, "Poetic Justice", and later included on her fifth studio album, janet.. Written and produced by Jackson, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, the ballad was released as the album's third single on October 12, 1993 by Virgin Records, and talks about reconnecting with an old flame. Originally an experimental sound Jam and Lewis was considering for the album, they did not give the song serious contemplation until the film producers from Poetic Justice requested a ballad for the film's soundtrack.
  2. "Again" is a song by American rock musician Lenny Kravitz, being the only new song from his first Greatest Hits album, released in 2000. Written, arranged and produced by himself, "Again" was initially set to be on his sixth studio album, however, Kravitz found out that the song didn't fit the tone of the album, releasing it as the lead-single from the compilation on September 14, 2000 through Virgin Records. The mid-tempo rock ballad finds Kravitz wondering if he will ever see his former lover again and if they will reunite once more.
  3. "Again" is Japanese pop rock singer-songwriter Yui's thirteenth single, and first single after she went on hiatus in November of 2008. "Again" was released on June 3, 2009 by her label Studioseven Recordings and was released in two formats: CD and CD+DVD.
    • also known as again ~YUI Acoustic Version~
    • music and lyrics by YUI
  4. "Again" is a song by Alice in Chains, released on their album Alice in Chains. The song was included on the compilation albums Nothing Safe: Best of the Box, Greatest Hits, and The Essential Alice in Chains. A remixed version of the song was included on the box set Music Bank.
  5. "Again" is the fourth mini-album by Japanese recording artist Ayumi Hamasaki. It was released on 8 December 2012 in two editions: CD+DVD and CD-Only.
  6. "Again" is a popular song, recorded by many singers. This was before the ridiculous term "cover version" was invented. The music was written by Lionel Newman, the words by Dorcas Cochran. It first appeared in the movie Road House, sung by Ida Lupino An instrumental rendition was used in the movie "Pickup on South Street". By 1949, versions by Vic Damone, Doris Day, Tommy Dorsey, Gordon Jenkins, Vera Lynn, Art Mooney, and Mel Tormé all made the Billboard charts.
  7. "Again" is the first single by Flyleaf from their second album, Memento Mori. It was announced on July 29, 2009, that "Again" would be hitting radio August 25, 2009. The song was added to the play lists on Flyleaf's official site and the band's official Myspace page on August 19, 2009. The song was officially available for digital download on August 25, 2009. It is also featured in iPhone application Tap Tap Revenge 2, is downloadable content for Rock Band 2 and is a playable track in Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock and Power Gig: Rise of the SixString.
  8. "Again" is the Alan Stivell's seventeenth album released in 1993 under the Keltia III label by Disques Dreyfus and Sony Music in France. He registers again his greatest successes of the seventies with updated arrangements and help of prestigious guests : Kate Bush, Shane MacGowan from the Irish group The Pogues, the Senegal singer Doudou Ndiaye Rose, the French singers Laurent Voulzy and Breton singers Gilles Servat and Yann-Fañch Kemener.
  9. "Again" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  10. "Again" is the debut album from French musician Colder, released on Output Recordings on July 7, 2003. The album was produced in Paris, France, and features the singles "Crazy Love" and "Shiny Star.
    • genre: Dance music
    • released on (11 years ago)
  11. "Again" is a song by American recording artist Faith Evans. It was written by Ivan Barias, Carvin Haggins, and Evans and produced by Carvin & Ivan for her fourth studio album The First Lady. A midtempo R&B record with heavy neo soul and Motown influences, it features a sample from American soul group The Whatnauts' song "Genuine", penned by Jerry Harris, and Venus Dodson.
  12. "Again" is the second studio album by K-pop group, Jewelry. It was released on July 31, 2002 on Star Empire Entertainment.
  13. "Again" is the second album by Australian dance music duo, Pnau. The album was released in 2003 on Warner Music Australia and reissued in the UK on independent record label Underwater Records.
  14. "Again" is the second studio album by the pop rock singer Oliver released in 1970.
    • genre: Pop rock
    • released in (45 years ago)
  15. "Again" is a song by American recording artist Jessica Sutta which featured American musician, deejay and record producer Kemal Golden. It will be released as her second single from her debut album Sutta Pop, which has yet to be released, via Citrusonic Records. The track comes after the release of Sutta's number 1 dance single Show Me. It was released on March 26.
  16. "Again" a.k.a. "... Again": Donnie McClurkin... Again is a musical album by Donnie McClurkin.
    • also known as Donnie McClurkin... Again
    • released on (12 years ago)
    • some of the awards:
  17. "Again" is a musical single of Lenny Kravitz.
    • released on (14 years ago)
  18. "Again" a.k.a. "Again!" is an album that was nominated for Best Jazz Album in the 1980 Juno awards.
  19. "Again" is a 2011 single album by Bruno Mars.
    • released in (4 years ago)
  20. "again" is a musical single of YUI.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  21. "Again" is a musical album of 2ge+her.
    • released on (14 years ago)
  22. "Again" is a musical single of Yui Sakakibara.
    • released on (8 years ago)


"Again" is a drama film directed by Junichi Kanai.


"Again", known in Japan as Again: FBI Chōshinri Sōsakan, is an adventure video game developed by Cing and published by Tecmo for the Nintendo DS. It was released in Japan on December 10, 2009 and in North America on April 2, 2010. It was originally titled Again: Eye of Providence.

  • mode: Single-player video game
  • publisher: Tecmo
  • released on (5 years ago)

Phrases with Again

Phrases starting with the word Again:

  1. Again-
  2. Again-Coming
  3. again and again

Phrases ending with the word Again:

  1. Say Again
  2. born-again
  3. Come Again
  4. fill again
  5. once again
  6. over again
  7. then again
  8. never again
  9. Think Again
  10. To and again
  11. now and again
  12. To Come Again
  13. All Over Again
  14. time and again
  15. Here We Go Again
  16. Please Say Again

Other phrase containing the word Again:

  1. Born-again virgin

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Again

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Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1817)

Compiled for the Use of Common Schools in the United States by Noah Webster

to celebrate again Recency, n. a new state, newness, lateness Reoen'sion, n. an enumeration, review Recent, a. new, fresh, late, not long passed Recently, ad. newly, freshly, lately Recentness, ...

Google previewFolens Dictionary (1999)

by Fred McDonald

renew verb renews, renewing, renewed 1 To renew an activity means to begin it again: We renewed our efforts the next morning. 2 To renew something means to replace it with something similar but new: Your pass must be renewed even/ ...

Google previewAn etymological dictionary (1821)

by William Grimshaw

re, again, and animate. REASON. s. Rational faculty; mind; cause; motive; justice; moderation. F. raison; L. ratio: from ratus, part. of reor, to suppose, or judge. REASONABLE. adj. Rational; just; moderate. F. rai- sonnable. — See REASON.

Google previewA Sinhalese-English Dictionary (1892)

by Benjamin Clough

particle implying again, but, on the contrary; assuredly, certainly. geo«80, Punarnawa, s. (g«o£ punar again, «a©...

Google previewSinhalese English Dictionary (1982)

by B. Clough

(gas again, repeatedly, »8 birth, production) nail of the finger or toe; second birth. geatt, Punar, ind. particle implyuig again, but, on the...

sentient soul alluding to its existing again after the dissolution of one body in another form. , Punarbhu, s.

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Quotes about Again

May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind be always at your back,
May the sun shine warm upon your face,
the rains fall soft upon your fields and,
until we meet again may god hold you in the palm of his hand
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Scrabble value of A1G2A1I1N1

The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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