Lasting : Definition

Lasting

Not Logged In: Login?

Definitions of Lasting

Pronunciation : Last"ing
Part of Speech : a.
Definition : Defn: Existing or continuing a long while; enduring; as, a lasting good or evil; a lasting color.

Syn. -- Durable; permanent; undecaying; perpetual; unending. -- Lasting, Permanent, Durable. Lasting commonly means merely continuing in existence; permanent carries the idea of continuing in the same state, position, or course; durable means lasting in spite of agencies which tend to destroy.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Last"ing
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : 1. Continuance; endurance. Locke.

2. A species of very durable woolen stuff, used for women's shoes; everlasting.

3. The act or process of shaping on a last.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Last"ing
Part of Speech : adv.
Definition : Defn: In a lasting manner.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Search

Search :

Random Words

Similar Sites of Interest

Share

Permalink for Sharing :
Share :
Home|About|Contact|Languages|Privacy Policy