Meaning of “again” - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb uk us /əˈɡen/

A1 once more:

I'll ask her again.
I'll see you again next week.

A2 as before:

Get some rest and you'll soon be well again.
again and again

B1 many times:

He played the same song again and again.
all over again

B2 repeated from the beginning:

We had to start all over again.
then/there again

used when adding a fact to something you have just said:

I failed my history test - but then again, I didn't do much studying for it.

(Definition of “again” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)