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Synonyms for lasting
ˈlæs tɪŋ, ˈlɑ stɪŋlast·ing

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lasting

    Durable (Latin durus, hard) is said almost wholly of material substances that resist wear; lasting is said of either material or immaterial things. Permanent is a word of wider meaning; a thing is permanent which is not liable to change; as, a permanent color; buildings upon a farm are called permanent improvements. Enduring is a higher word, applied to that which resists both time and change; as, enduring fame.

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    abiding, changeless, constant, durable, enduring, fixed, immutable, invariable, permanent, perpetual, persistent, stable, steadfast, unchangeable, unchanging

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  1. lasting

    enduring, abiding, permanent, perpetual, durable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. permanent, lastingadjective

    continuing or enduring without marked change in status or condition or place

    "permanent secretary to the president"; "permanent address"; "literature of permanent value"

    permanent, durable, persistent, long-lasting, long-lived

    unstable, short

  2. durable, lasting, long-lasting, long-livedadjective

    existing for a long time

    "hopes for a durable peace"; "a long-lasting friendship"

    persistent, permanent, long-lived, long-lasting, durable, long-wearing, perdurable, indestructible, undestroyable

    unstable, short

  3. persistent, lastingadjective

    retained; not shed

    "persistent leaves remain attached past maturity"; "the persistent gills of fishes"

    persistent, permanent, durable, long-lived, unrelenting, tenacious, long-lasting, relentless, dour, haunting, unyielding, dogged, pertinacious

    short, unstable

  4. lastingadjective

    lasting a long time without change

    "a lasting relationship"

    permanent, durable, persistent, long-lasting, long-lived

    unstable, short

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  1. lastingadjective

    enduring, permanent, durable, of long continuance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lastingadjective

    enduring, durable, permanent, imperishable, abiding

    ephemeral, transitory, fleeting, transient, fugitive, impermanent

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  1. Jerome Booth:

    (There will be) sell-off in the euro as talk of other exit referenda builds, this sell-off will be more profound and long-lasting and will be not just against the dollar and yen but also against the pound. It will also raise fears of significant loss of value for holders of Euro-zone government bonds.

  2. Marwan Shehada:

    Nusra wants recognition, they want to be seen both in and outside Syria as a partner so they can establish a lasting foothold in the country, they hope to be embraced by the Qataris in the same way other groups have. Hostage negotiations are a way to raise money but also to boost prestige.

  3. Jon Huntley:

    Infrastructure spending has a bigger effect on jobs when we're in an economic recession, the benefits of infrastructure spending take a while, but are very, very long lasting.

  4. Babatunde Osotimehin:

    We know what to do and we know how to do it, these investments save lives, empower women and girls, strengthen health systems and have a profound and lasting impact on development.

  5. George Ball:

    If an armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine is somehow avoided, a short lived relief rally is likely, but there are still too many worries on the horizon for any type of longer lasting upward move higher in stocks.

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