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Synonyms for continual
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. continual(adj)

    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. continual(adj)

    `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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. continual(a.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. continual(a)

    Synonyms:
    ceaseless, incessant, constant, uninterrupted, unremitting

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How to use continual in a sentence?

  1. Jane Austen:

    What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.

  2. Philip Luther:

    Widespread atrocities, in particular the vicious and unrelenting aerial bombardment of civilian neighbourhoods by government forces, have made life for civilians in Aleppo increasingly unbearable, these reprehensible and continual strikes on residential areas point to a policy of deliberately and systematically targeting civilians in attacks that constitute war crimes and crimes against humanity.

  3. Atif Latif:

    CF held talks with Yara last year... and we still see the potential for continual activity in this space.

  4. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    Everything in the world may be endured, except continual prosperity.

  5. William Von Raab:

    There's no greater threat to our independence, to our cherished freedoms and personal liberties than the continual, relentless injection of these insidious poisons into our system. We must decide whether we cherish independence from drugs, without which there is no freedom.


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