again

ふたたび 再び
また
またしても 又しても
またもや 又もや
あらためて 改めて
さらに 更に
さい
さいど 再度
ことあたらしく 事新しく
また
もう
* * *
/əɡén, i-, -ɡéin/ 《◆2では弱強勢》〔原義「向かいあって」→「反響して」「繰り返して」〕
〖副〗(φ比較)
1 再びもう一度, さらに; [別の事柄を述べる際に] この場合もまた[やはり]

all over ~ 始めからもう一度

never [not ever] ~ 二度と…しない

(the) same agaiń (注文して)お代り

Come ~?)!”「君の本をなくしたよ」「あーあ, またか」.

2 / əɡèn/もとの所へ, もとの状態へ

còme báck agaiǹ もとへ帰る, 帰宅する

to and ~ 行きつもどりつ, あちらこちらへ

She is herself ~. = She has got well ~. 彼女は(病気が治って)もと通り元気になった

He's gòing óut agaiǹ sóon. 彼は(中に入った後で)じきに外へもどる《◆ againに強勢を置くと「彼はまもなくもう一度外に出る」となる》.

3 ((古))応じて, 答えて; (音が)反響して

answer ~ 言い返す

The loaded desk groaned ~. 重荷で机がきしるほどだった.

4 ((正式))[文頭で; and [but, or] ~, then [there] ~で] その上に, さらにまた; ところが, (しかし)また一方では

Then ~ (), why didn't you come? もう一度聞くが, なぜ来なかったか(=I ask you ~, … ).

again and again
何度も何度も.
Again (, please).
⇒ ONCE again .
as large [many, much, long] again (as O)
(Oの) 2倍の大きさ[数, 量, 長さ]の, さらに同じ大きさ[数など](だけ)の《◆「1倍半[1と1/3倍]」はhálf [a third] as lárge [mány, etc. ] agaiń (as O)であるが, ((米))ではしばしばhalf ~ as large(as O)の語順をとる》.
off again, on again
on again, off again
[形]((主に米略式))変りやすい

They had an off ~on ~ romance. 二人は好きになったり, 嫌いになったりした.

*once again
⇒ once .

English-Japanese dictionary. 2013.

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