What are some opposite words for continuance?

Antonyms for continuance
kənˈtɪn yu əns

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term continuance.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. continuance, continuation(noun)

    the act of continuing an activity without interruption

    Antonyms:
    discontinuance, discontinuation

    Synonyms:
    good continuation, sequel, prolongation, law of continuation, continuation, protraction, lengthiness, duration

  2. duration, continuance(noun)

    the period of time during which something continues

    Antonyms:
    discontinuance, discontinuation

    Synonyms:
    continuation, duration, length

  3. duration, continuance(noun)

    the property of enduring or continuing in time

    Antonyms:
    discontinuation, discontinuance

    Synonyms:
    continuation, duration, length

Wiktionary

  1. continuance(noun)

    Antonyms:
    discontinuance

  2. continuance(noun)

    Antonyms:
    discontinuance

  3. continuance(noun)

    Antonyms:
    discontinuance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. continuance(n)

    Synonyms:
    endurance, persistence, constancy, continuation

How to use continuance in a sentence?

  1. Saadi Shirazi:

    No one hath come into the world for a continuance save him who leaveth behind him a good name.*

  2. Jefferson Davis:

    The people of the States now confederated.....believed that to remain longer in the Union would subject them to continuance of a disparaging discrimination, submission to which would be inconsistent with their welfare, and intolerable to a proud people. They therefore determined to sever its bounds and established a new Confederacy for themselves.

  3. Book of Common Prayer:

    There was never anything by the wit of man so well devised, or so sure established, which in continuance of time hath not been corrupted.

  4. Dutch Migration Minister Klaas Dijkhoff:

    Currently, the temporary border measures can be taken only for a limited period of six months. But the unprecedented influx of asylum seekers, which compelled member states to take these measures nationally, have not decreased yet, so member states invited the (European) Commission to prepare the legal and practical basis for the continuance of temporary border measures through Article 26 of the Schengen border code.

  5. Francis Quarles:

    Anger may repast with thee for an hour, but not repose for a night; the continuance of anger is hatred, the continuance of hatred turns malice.

How to pronounce continuance?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say continuance in sign language?

  1. continuance

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