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Synonyms for permanent
ˈpɜr mə nəntper·ma·nent

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Wiktionary

  1. permanentnoun

    Antonyms:
    impermanent, temporary

  2. permanentnoun

    Without end, eternal.

    Nothing in this world is truly permanent.

    Antonyms:
    temporary, impermanent

  3. permanentadjective

    Lasting for an indefinitely long time.

    The countries are now locked in a permanent state of conflict.

    Antonyms:
    temporary, impermanent

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. permanent

    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.

    See synonyms for TRANSIENT.

    Synonyms:
    abiding, changeless, constant, durable, enduring, fixed, immutable, invariable, lasting, perpetual, persistent, stable, steadfast, unchangeable, unchanging

Princeton's WordNet

  1. permanent wave, permanent, permadjective

    a series of waves in the hair made by applying heat and chemicals

    Synonyms:
    permanent wave, perm

    Antonyms:
    terminable, impermanent, episodic, pro tem, passing, shipboard, short-lived, transient, makeshift, fugacious, transitory, reversible, temporal, acting(a), evanescent, improvised, jury-rigged, working(a), pro tempore, interim, temporary, fly-by-night, ephemeral

  2. 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"

    Synonyms:
    durable, persistent, long-lasting, long-lived, lasting

    Antonyms:
    temporary, fly-by-night, shipboard, short-lived, impermanent, episodic, acting(a), jury-rigged, temporal, passing, pro tem, ephemeral, interim, transient, makeshift, improvised, fugacious, reversible, working(a), transitory, evanescent, terminable, pro tempore

  3. permanentadjective

    not capable of being reversed or returned to the original condition

    "permanent brain damage"

    Synonyms:
    lasting

    Antonyms:
    jury-rigged, fly-by-night, episodic, interim, transitory, temporary, terminable, makeshift, pro tempore, short-lived, acting(a), shipboard, passing, ephemeral, evanescent, temporal, fugacious, impermanent, reversible, working(a), transient, pro tem, improvised

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. permanentadjective

    Synonyms:
    lasting, abiding, fixed, enduring, continuing, durable, stable, steadfast, unchangeable, immutable, perpetual, invariable, constant, persistent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. permanentadjective

    Synonyms:
    stable, immutable, durable, imperishable, unchangeable, abiding, indestructible

    Antonyms:
    impermanent, evanescent, ephemeral, transient

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How to use permanent in a sentence?

  1. President Biden:

    Planes taking off from Kabul are not flying directly to the United States, they’re landing at U.S. military bases and transit centers around the world. At these sites where they are landing, we are conducting thorough scrutiny — security screenings for everyone who is not a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident.

  2. Del Mazo:

    We are considering the use of advanced technology, because drones would allow us to have permanent aerial patrols in the area and be able to react much more efficiently and quickly.

  3. H. L. Mencken:

    The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear - fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable. What he wants beyond everything else is safety.

  4. Marcelo Ebrard:

    What Mexico has done is working, but the tendency is irreversible ... It is something that we think will be permanent.

  5. Mitchell Krucoff:

    This is a game changer, there are no longer going to be permanent metal implants in the artery.


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