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1) e'er, e're, ere, ere. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...Both these words are pronounced like the word air. E er, e re, and ere are archaic and poetic forms of the adverb ever, as in Where e er [e re, ere] she is, there...

2) ne'er-do-well. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...A self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity: bum1, drone1, fainéant, good-for-nothing, idler, layabout, loafer, no-good, slugabed,...

3) 207. Song-I'm O'er Young to Marry yet. Burns, Robert. 1909-14. Poems and Songs. The Harvard Classics
...Chorus.—I m o er young, I m o er young, I m o er young to marry yet; I m o er young, twad be a sin To tak me frae my mammy yet. I AM my mammny s ae bairn, 5 Wi unco...

4) ne'er-do-well. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An idle, irresponsible person. ne'er-do-well -ADJECTIVE...

5) -er 1. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1a. One that performs a specified action: swimmer. b. One that undergoes or is capable of undergoing a specified action: broiler. c. One that has: ten-pounder. d....

6) 276. Song-Whistle o'er the lave o't. Burns, Robert. 1909-14. Poems and Songs. The Harvard Classics
...FIRST when Maggie was my care, Heav n, I thought, was in her air, Now we re married-speir nae mair, But whistle o er the lave o t! Meg was meek, and Meg was mild,...

7) o'er, over. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...O er (rhymes with oar) is a poetic spelling, reflecting a poetic pronunciation of a contraction of over. It s one of those words that is the versifier s friend, since...

8) -er, -est. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...The suffix -er is added to some adjectives and adverbs to form the comparative degree, as in slow/slower; -est is the suffix added to form the superlative degree,...

9) o'er. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...PREPOSITION & Over....

10) .er. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Eritrea (in Internet addresses)...

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