Read the dictionary definition of ever. All definitions for this word.
1. at all times; all the time and on every occasion
1. I will always be there to help you
2. always arrives on time
3. there is always some pollution in the air
4. ever hoping to strike it rich
5. ever busy
2. at any time
1. did you ever smoke?
2. the best con man of all time
3. (intensifier for adjectives) very
1. she was ever so friendly