al·ways /ˈɔlwiz, wəz, (ˌ)wez ||ˈɔ-/
1. At all times; ever; perpetually; throughout all time; continually; as, God is always the same.
Even in Heaven his [Mammon's] looks and thoughts. --Milton.
2. Constancy during a certain period, or regularly at stated intervals; invariably; uniformly; -- opposed to sometimes or occasionally.
He always rides a black galloway. --Bulwer.
adv 1: at all times; all the time and on every occasion; "I will
always be there to help you"; "always arrives on
time"; "there is always some pollution in the air";
"ever hoping to strike it rich"; "ever busy" [syn: ever,
e'er] [ant: never]
2: seemingly without interruption; often and repeatedly;
"always looking for faults"; "it is always raining"; "he
is forever cracking jokes"; "they are forever arguing"
3: at any time or in any event; "you can always resign if you
don't like it"; "you could always take a day off"
4: forever; throughout all time; "we will always be friends";
"I shall treasure it always"; "I will always love you"