Nevermore vs Evermore - What's the difference?

nevermore | evermore |


As adverbs the difference between nevermore and evermore

is that nevermore is never again while evermore is always; forever; eternally.

nevermore

English

Adverb

(-)
  • Never again.
  • * 1845 , Edgar Allan Poe, '' (published in the ''New York Evening Mirror )
  • And the Raven, never flitting, still is sitting, still is sitting
    On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door;
    And his eyes have all the seeming of a demon's that is dreaming,
    And the lamplight o'er him streaming throws his shadow on the floor;
    And my soul from out that shadow that lies floating on the floor
         Shall be lifted - nevermore !

    evermore

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • always; forever; eternally
  • at any time in the future