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Synonyms for perennial
pəˈrɛn i əlperen·ni·al

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perennial

    Eternal strictly signifies without beginning or end, in which sense it applies to God alone; everlasting applies to that which may or may not have beginning, but will never cease; eternal is also used in this more limited sense; endless, without end, in its utmost reach, is not distinguishable from everlasting; but endless is constantly used in inferior senses, especially in mechanics, as in the phrases an endless screw, an endless chain. Everlasting and endless are both used in a limited sense of protracted, indefinite, but not infinite duration; as, the everlasting hills; endless debates; so we speak of interminable quarrels. Eternal holds quite strictly to the vast and sacred meaning in which it is applied to the Divine Being and the future state. Everlasting, endless, and eternal may be applied to that which has no life; as, everlasting chains, endless night, eternal death; immortal applies to that which now has life, and is forever exempt from death. Timeless carries, perhaps, the fullest idea of eternal, as above and beyond time, and not to be measured by it.

    deathless, endless, eonian, eternal, ever-living, everlasting, fadeless, immortal, imperishable, interminable, never-ending, never-failing, perpetual, timeless, unceasing, undying, unending, unfading, unfailing, without end

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perennial

    perpetual, unceasing, unfailing, ceaseless, incessant, constant, permanent, unintermittent, continual, undying

    periodical, occasional, intermittent, failing, deficient, uncertain

Princeton's WordNet

  1. perennialadjective

    (botany) a plant lasting for three seasons or more

    one-year, biennial, two-year, annual, sporadic, short

  2. perennialadjective

    lasting three seasons or more

    "the common buttercup is a popular perennial plant"

    repeated, recurrent

    short, one-year, annual, two-year, sporadic, biennial

  3. perennialadjective

    lasting an indefinitely long time; suggesting self-renewal

    "perennial happiness"

    repeated, recurrent

    annual, two-year, sporadic, one-year, biennial, short

  4. perennial, recurrent, repeatedadjective

    recurring again and again

    "perennial efforts to stipulate the requirements"

    repeated, recurrent

    biennial, one-year, two-year, short, annual, sporadic

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perennialadjective

    lasting, enduring, permanent, constant, continual, undying, unceasing, perpetual, uninterrupted, imperishable, deathless, never-failing, immortal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. perennialadjective

    perpetual, undying, imperishable

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  1. Gopinath Parakuni:

    While compensation for victims became a priority after the disaster, the perennial problems of safety, health and prevention still need to be addressed, every factory is still a tinder box, and effective ways to ensure day-to-day safety are still not in place.

  2. Clifford V. Villalon:

    There are still many unseen, unvisited places in the world where decency of life is needed. Poverty is not the problem, but access to better living is the perennial dilemma.

  3. Jerome Siegel:

    People like to complain that modern life is ruining sleep, but they’re just saying: Kids today! it’s a perennial complaint but you need data to know if it’s true.

  4. Salim Furth:

    This is not just a President Trump phenomenon, job numbers come out and this is a perennial, it’s my job as an economist to say, well, let’s not read too much into it.

  5. Jose Antonio Vargas:

    We were in the President Trump in speeches administration the perennial boogeyman, president Trump in speeches was in trouble, President Trump in speeches started talking about the' illegals' and talking about the border.

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