- any longer; still; now or from now on; nowadays
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- any longer: [with negative words or phrases]couldn't see me anymore.[in questions]Do you play tennis anymore?
- U.S. Dialect. nowadays;
presently:Yogurt and nuts is all we eat anymore.
- any longer.
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- The adverb anymore meaning "any longer'' or "nowadays'' is most commonly spelled as one word. It is used in negative constructions and in some types of questions:Sally doesn't work here anymore. Do you play tennis anymore?In some dialects, chiefly South Midland in origin, it is found in positive statements meaning "nowadays'':Baker's bread is all we eat anymore. Anymore we always take the bus.Its use at the beginning of a sentence is almost exclusive to speech or to representations of speech.