Definition of 'nor'
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Their rise means anonymity is neither desired nor guaranteed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So neither the artist nor fans benefit. The Sun (2016) Neither protests nor drizzle could dampen their ardour. Times, Sunday Times (2017)England possessed neither the skill nor mental toughness to do that. The Sun (2016)We obtain reassurance from a business plan that is neither too similar nor too different to existing successes. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This suggests neither guilt nor innocence; merely a difficulty. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Neither it nor the Government have a bottomless well of money. The Sun (2016) Neither impressed and nor did they look in sync with each other's movement. The Sun (2017)In person he is neither deranged nor canine, but softly spoken and erudite. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Nor are we after a quick exit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This afternoon will be many things but the battle will be neither straightforward nor soft. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Thin slices full of preservatives are neither nourishing nor filling. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She sees herself as neither an entrepreneur nor a parasite. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Neither class nor culture is relevant to their spread. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In neither taste nor style does she have any affinity for the pared down. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But neither cuts nor tax hikes get rid of the deficit. The Sun (2015)Nor was there after their defeat. The Sun (2013)It is neither fish nor fowl. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Nor the next day, nor the day after that. The Broken God (1993)Life is not hurrying on to a receding future, nor hankering after an imagined past. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In technical areas many agents and distributors have neither the resources nor the desire to follow through opportunities in the way the producer can. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)They are neither born nor do they die, they do not reproduce but endure as a fixed number. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Neither I nor my predecessor was equipped for this challenge. Christianity Today (2000)I didn't go back to my rented apartment that night, nor the one after that. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Our investigations have found the seller has no history of counterfeit claims, nor any negative feedback, so we have not taken any further action at this point. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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