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Learner's definition of EVERY  
: including each person or thing in a group or series
— used to describe how often some repeated activity, event, etc., happens or is done
   b — used to describe how far apart the things in a series of things are placed from each other
   c — used in phrases like one in every three to describe how common something is
: not lacking in any way

at every turn

— see 2turn

each and every

— see 1each

every bit

— see 1bit

every expectation of

— see expectation

every man for himself

— see 1man

every now and then/again

orevery once in a whileorevery so often
: sometimes but not often: from time to time

every which way

US, informal
: in every direction
: in a disorderly manner
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