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Synonyms for perpetual
pərˈpɛtʃ u əlper·pet·u·al

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perpetual

    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, continual, continuous, incessant, invariable, regular, unbroken, unceasing, uninterrupted, unremitting, unvarying

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ageless, aeonian, eonian, eternal, everlasting, perpetual, unending, unceasingadjective

    continuing forever or indefinitely

    "the ageless themes of love and revenge"; "eternal truths"; "life everlasting"; "hell's perpetual fires"; "the unending bliss of heaven"

    Synonyms:
    everlasting, eonian, sodding(a), utter(a), thoroughgoing(a), double-dyed(a), interminable, complete(a), ageless, unceasing, staring(a), unremitting, gross(a), incessant, unending, arrant(a), stark(a), ceaseless, consummate(a), pure(a), everlasting(a), unadulterated, constant, aeonian, perfect(a), never-ending, endless, eternal

    Antonyms:
    discontinuous, noncontinuous, temporary, impermanent

  2. ceaseless, constant, incessant, never-ending, perpetual, unceasing, unremittingadjective

    uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing

    "the ceaseless thunder of surf"; "in constant pain"; "night and day we live with the incessant noise of the city"; "the never-ending search for happiness"; "the perpetual struggle to maintain standards in a democracy"; "man's unceasing warfare with drought and isolation"; "unremitting demands of hunger"

    Synonyms:
    incessant, unvarying, eonian, changeless, unending, everlasting, aeonian, invariant, unceasing, unremitting, constant, never-ending, eternal, ageless, ceaseless

    Antonyms:
    discontinuous, temporary, impermanent, noncontinuous

Editors Contribution

  1. ethernal

    the same

    Submitted by anonymous on November 24, 2019  
  2. evermoving

    always in motion,never ending.

    the new baby's crying needs keeps the young mother in perpetual motion.

    Submitted by JP03 on July 6, 2015  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perpetualadjective

    Synonyms:
    endless, unending, everlasting, eternal, ever-during, ceaseless, continual, incessant, unintermitted, uninterrupted, constant, interminable, perennial

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. perpetualadjective

    Synonyms:
    everlasting

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "perpetual":

    eternal, perennial, permanent, constant, everlasting, continual

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How to use perpetual in a sentence?

  1. Paul Ryan:

    We give the power to Congress because we fear the perpetual war that went on in Europe, at this particular time, there are no limits.

  2. Cornelius Bernardus Van Neil:

    In essence, science is a perpetual search for an intelligent and integrated comprehension of the world we live in.

  3. La Rochefoucauld:

    Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to each of the lover's qualities, giving preference now to one, now to another.

  4. Barbara Lee:

    That resolution was passed days after 9/11. It was a 60 word resolution. It was not specific. It was a blank check. It set the stage for perpetual war.

  5. Christine Wilson:

    Aspen Skiing now means that if a company ever sells any product to any competitor, it then could have a perpetual antitrust obligation to sell every product to every competitor.


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