Endless duration

  • 1 endless duration — index perpetuity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Endless — End less, a. [AS. endele[ a]s. See {End}.] 1. Without end; having no end or conclusion; perpetual; interminable; applied to length, and to duration; as, an endless line; endless time; endless bliss; endless praise; endless clamor. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 3 Endless chain — Endless End less, a. [AS. endele[ a]s. See {End}.] 1. Without end; having no end or conclusion; perpetual; interminable; applied to length, and to duration; as, an endless line; endless time; endless bliss; endless praise; endless clamor. [1913… …

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  • 4 Endless screw — Endless End less, a. [AS. endele[ a]s. See {End}.] 1. Without end; having no end or conclusion; perpetual; interminable; applied to length, and to duration; as, an endless line; endless time; endless bliss; endless praise; endless clamor. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Perception of duration — Human perception of duration is subjective and variable. For example, time may appear to slow or drag as one eagerly anticipates the arrival of a specific event. A school day may seem endless for a student who is waiting for the bell indicating… …

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  • 6 Immortality — • By immortality is ordinarily understood the doctrine that the human soul will survive death, continuing in the possession of an endless conscious existence Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Immortality     Immortality …

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  • 7 perpetuity — per·pe·tu·i·ty /ˌpər pə tü ə tē, tyü / n pl ties 1: the quality, state, or duration of being perpetual devised to them in perpetuity 2 a: the condition of a future estate limited in such a way as not to vest within the period fixed by law for the …

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  • 8 Perpetuity — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Endless duration. < N PARAG:Perpetuity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 perpetuity perpetuity eternity everness aye sempiternity immortality athanasia Sgm: N 1 interminability interminability agelessness everlastingness …

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  • 9 in perpetuity — adj. Forever; perpetual. adv. in perpetuity The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. in perpetuity …

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  • 10 eternity — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Time without end] Syn. endlessness, forever, endless duration, infinite duration, timelessness, everlastingness, perpetuity, world without end, saecula saeculorum (Latin), the future, infinity, all eternity, forever and a… …

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  • 11 infinite — infinite, eternal, sempiternal, boundless, illimitable, uncircumscribed mean having neither beginning nor end or being without known limits. Infinite especially as applied to God or his attributes implies immeasurability or an incapacity for… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 immortality — /im awr tal i tee/, n. 1. immortal condition or quality; unending life. 2. enduring fame. [1300 50; ME immortalite < L immortalitas. See IMMORTAL, ITY] * * * ▪ philosophy and religion       in philosophy and religion, the continuity of human… …

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  • 13 perpetuity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Endless duration Nouns perpetuity; everlastingness, unceasingness, etc.; eternity, infinity, aye, timewithout end, sempiternity; deathlessness, immortality, athanasia; incessance, continuity, durability …

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  • 14 Everlastingness — Ev er*last ing*ness, n. The state of being everlasting; endless duration; indefinite duration. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 eternity — n. 1. Eternal quality. See eternal, in its various senses. 2. The eternal world, supramundane being, the supersensible order. 3. Endless duration, infinite duration …

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  • 16 perpetuity — noun a) The quality or state of being perpetual; endless duration; uninterrupted existence. b) Something that is perpetual …

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  • 17 perpetuity — n. Eternity, endless duration, continued existence, uninterrupted existence, perennity, sempiternity, everlastingness …

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  • 18 perpetuity — n endlessness, forever, all time, eternity, sempiternity; constancy, durability, perdurability; permanence, everlastingness, ceaselessness, never endingness; timelessness, coeternity, endless duration; continuity, continuance, perennialness;… …

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  • 19 in perpetuity — /in parpatyiiwatiy/ Endless duration; lasting; forever …

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