Pronunciation of Perpetual
/pəpˈɛt͡ʃuːə͡l/, /pəpˈɛtʃuːəl/, /p_ə_p_ˈɛ_tʃ_uː_əl/
Antonyms for perpetual:
Synonyms for perpetual:
continual, lasting (adjective)
enduring, interminable, unchanging, endless, repeated, perdurable, unceasing, unending, unremitting, eternal, imperishable, infinite, immortal, repeating, permanent, never-ceasing, undying, everlasting, recurrent, continued, constant, perennial, uninterrupted, never-ending, unfailing, persistent, without end, ceaseless, incessant, abiding, continuous.
flat, uniform, indefatigable, consecutive, unchanging, even, interminable, unremitting, gapless, undying, incessant, nonstop, lasting, steady, coherent, ceaseless, unceasing, unchangeable, constant, perennial, regular, undeviating, consistent, unbroken, un-intermittent, homogeneous, sequential, invariable, connected, continuous, featureless, monotonous, continual, unvarying, persistent, everlasting, repetitive, level, robot-like, continuing, endless, monolithic, recurrent, repeated, cyclical, unending, seamless, habitual, straight.
endless, Termless, illimitable, immemorial, bottomless, everlasting, incalculable, limitless, interminable, immeasurable, numberless, ceaseless, unbounded, countless, innumerable, inexhaustible, unlimited, timeless, boundless, infinite, eternal.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Eterne, world without end, amaranthine.
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for perpetual:
- He thought he would make his life- his desolate, broken life- a perpetual exile, like Dante's. - "April Hopes", William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009.
- Nothing could be imagined more gloomy to the spirits than the perpetual night of the schooner's interior. - "The Frozen Pirate", W. Clark Russell.
- It is such a bore to be in this perpetual rush; but I can't seem to help it. - "The Dominant Strain", Anna Chapin Ray.