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Synonyms for continual
kənˈtɪn yu əlcon·tin·u·al

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. continual

    Continuous describes that which is absolutely without pause or break; continual, that which often intermits, but as regularly begins again. A continuous beach is exposed to the continual beating of the waves. A similar distinction is made between incessant and ceaseless. The incessant discharge of firearms makes the ceaseless roar of battle. Constant is sometimes used in the sense of continual; but its chief uses are mental and moral.

    Synonyms:
    ceaseless, constant, continuous, incessant, invariable, perpetual, regular, unbroken, unceasing, uninterrupted, unremitting, unvarying

Princeton's WordNet

  1. continualadjective

    occurring without interruption; chiefly restricted to what recurs regularly or frequently in a prolonged and closely spaced series

    "the continual banging of the shutters"

    Antonyms:
    irregular, stray, noncontinuous, discontinuous, periodic, spasmodic, fitful, intermittent, isolated, unpredictable, sporadic, occasional

  2. continualadjective

    `continual' (meaning seemingly uninterrupted) is often used interchangeably with `continuous' (meaning without interruption)

    Antonyms:
    irregular, unpredictable, periodic, spasmodic, intermittent, discontinuous, noncontinuous, sporadic, fitful, stray, isolated, occasional

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. continualadjective

    Synonyms:
    perpetual, uninterrupted, unceasing, incessant, unremitting, endless, everlasting, eternal, interminable, constant, continuous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. continualadjective

    Synonyms:
    ceaseless, incessant, constant, uninterrupted, unremitting

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How to use continual in a sentence?

  1. Peter J. Davies:

    Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top up's.

  2. Jang Sam Ryong:

    We thought it was necessary to correct the misunderstanding of member nations brought about by the U.S. and promote mutual understanding by responding to the organization's continual requests for negotiation.

  3. Aleister Crowley:

    The joy of life consists in the exercise of one's energies, continual growth, constant change, the enjoyment of every new experience. To stop means simply to die. The eternal mistake of mankind is to set up an attainable ideal.

  4. Kelly Ranum:

    An independent, verifiable metric for evaluating OPO performance can be an important tool, helping to identify potential opportunities for growth in OPOs' quest for continual improvement. We look forward to working with CMS on implementation of the rule and ensuring the metric is used to drive the changes everyone in the donation and transplantation community wants to see.

  5. American Proverb:

    A contented mind is a continual feast.

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