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Synonyms for eternity
ɪˈtɜr nɪ tieter·ni·ty

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  1. eternitynoun

    forever, centuries, ages, yonks, afterlife, time, evermore, hours, age, years, lifetime, extratemporal, all, donkeys years

  2. eternitynoun

    Existence without end, infinite time.

    hours, ages, evermore, years, lifetime, donkeys years, forever, extratemporal, time, yonks, afterlife, centuries, age, all

  3. eternitynoun

    existence outside of time (compare sempiternity).

    all, age, time, ages, lifetime, yonks, extratemporal, hours, years, donkeys years, forever, evermore, centuries, afterlife

  4. eternitynoun

    A period of time which extends infinitely far into the future.

    lifetime, time, evermore, years, centuries, hours, afterlife, donkeys years, forever, extratemporal, age, all, yonks, ages

  5. eternitynoun

    (metaphysical) The remainder of time that elapses after death.

    lifetime, forever, time, centuries, age, donkeys years, ages, all, afterlife, yonks, evermore, hours, years, extratemporal

  6. eternitynoun

    A comparatively long time.

    It's been an eternity since we last saw each other.

    yonks, evermore, years, hours, centuries, forever, age, extratemporal, donkeys years, all, ages, time, afterlife, lifetime

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eternity, infinitynoun

    time without end

    infinity, timeless existence, timelessness

  2. eternity, timelessness, timeless existencenoun

    a state of eternal existence believed in some religions to characterize the afterlife

    infinity, timeless existence, timelessness

  3. eternitynoun

    a seemingly endless time interval (waiting)

    infinity, timeless existence, timelessness

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  1. eternitynoun

    perpetuity, endless duration

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "eternity":

    forever, infinity, virginity, oblivion, lifetime

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  1. Raymond Crane:

    Silence is the sound of eternity.

  2. Joseph Campbell:

    Eternity has nothing to do with the hereafter... This is it... If you don't get it here, you won't get it anywhere. The experience of eternity right here and now is the function of life. Heaven is not the place to have the experience here's the place to have the experience.


    Art tranacends all other professions due to its sheer ownability by one and all driving the audience into an egoless state, uniting cultures and binding relations since eternity! As an artist, we belong to a religionless religion, no wonder we love dissolving our identities to create a cosmic identity!

  4. Dan Custer:

    Every morning is a fresh beginning. Every day is the world made new. Today is a new day. Today is my world made new. I have lived all my life up to this moment, to come to this day. This moment--this day--is as good as any moment in all eternity. I shall make of this day--each moment of this day--a heaven on earth. This is my day of opportunity.

  5. Simone Weil:

    Time’s violence rends the soul; by the rent eternity enters.”

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