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Definitions of everlasting

  1.   expletives used informally as intensifiers; " he's a blasted idiot"; " it's a blamed shame"; " a blame cold winter"; " not a blessed dime"; " I'll be damned ( or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing"; " he's a damn ( or goddam or goddamned) fool"; " a deuced idiot"; " tired or his everlasting whimpering"; " an infernal nuisance"
  2.   continuing too long; " everlasting complaints"
  3.   any of various plants of various genera of the family Compositae having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color
  4.   Endless: eternal.
  5.   Continuing indefinitely, or during a long period; perpetual; sometimes used, colloquially, as a strong intensive; as, this everlasting nonsence.
  6.   Eternity; eternal duration, past and future; a plant whose flowers retain their colours a long while after being plucked, as the everlasting pea, a plant of the vetch kind. The Everlasting, God as eternal.
  7.   Never- ending duration.
  8.   The one who is eternal; God.
  9.   lasting for an indefinitely long period of time
  10.   Lasting or enduring forever; exsisting or continuing without end; immoral; eternal.
  11.   EVERLASTINGLY.
  12.   A plant whose flowers retain their color when dried; eternity: the Everlasting, God.
  13.   Eternal; lasting for ever; perpetual; constantly recurring; endless.
  14.   without qualification; used informally as ( often pejorative) intensifiers; " an arrant fool"; " a complete coward"; " a consummate fool"; " a double- dyed villain"; " gross negligence"; " a perfect idiot"; " pure folly"; " what a sodding mess"; " stark staring mad"; " a thoroughgoing villain"; " utter nonsense"
  15.   EVERLASTINGNESS.
  16.   Past or future endless duration; eternity.
  17.   Perpetual; endless; eternal.
  18.   continuing forever or indefinitely; " the ageless themes of love and revenge"; " eternal truths"; " life everlasting"; " hell's perpetual fires"; " the unending bliss of heaven"
  19.   Lasting for ever; eternal.
  20.   ( informal) continuing too long; " everlasting complaints"
  21.   Lasting for ever; perpetual.

Quotes of everlasting

  1. God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness. – Henry Ward Beecher
  2. Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will. – Thomas Carlyle
  3. At the side of the everlasting why, is a yes, and a yes, and a yes. – E. M. Forster
  4. Since every effort in our educational life seems to be directed toward making of the child a being foreign to itself, it must of necessity produce individuals foreign to one another, and in everlasting antagonism with each other. – Emma Goldman
  5. Science is bound, by the everlasting vow of honour, to face fearlessly every problem which can be fairly presented to it. – Lord Kelvin
  6. We would not have our country's vigour exhausted or her moral force abated, by everlasting meddling and muddling in every quarrel, great and small, which afflicts the world. – Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
  7. The first thing which I can record concerning myself is, that I was born. These are wonderful words. This life, to which neither time nor eternity can bring diminution- this everlasting living soul, began. My mind loses itself in these depths. – Groucho Marx
  8. The stars, that nature hung in heaven, and filled their lamps with everlasting oil, give due light to the misled and lonely traveller. – John Milton
  9. Beauty is everlasting And dust is for a time. – Marianne Moore
  10. Life everlasting in a state of happiness is the greatest desire of all men. – Joseph Franklin Rutherford
  11. It is an everlasting desire to make my dreams come true. And it's getting to the point now where it's like, come on I want my dreams to come true so that I can get on with the rest of my life. Sometimes I think about the rest of my life when I'm done. – Picabo Street

Usage examples for everlasting

  1. When purpose is high and feeling rich, when " the everlasting possession of the good" is desired, then is heard the I Am of love. ” – The Kempton-Wace Letters by Jack London Anna Strunsky
  2. Each of them may be preceded by either of the articles; and so general is the signification of the former, that almost any adjective may likewise come before it: as, Any one, some one, such a one, many a one, a new one, an old one, an other one, the same one, the young ones, the little ones, the mighty ones, the wicked one, the Holy One, the Everlasting One. ” – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. “ For I, too, have taken the lover's leap, not to death upon the cruel rocks but to happiness everlasting – Fibble, D. D. by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  4. It was Miss Reynolds, the everlasting martyr. ” – Garrick's Pupil by Auguston Filon
  5. The eve of the Fourth in the United States of America is nothing in comparison with the everlasting racket at this wonderful mine. ” – Over the Rocky Mountains to Alaska by Charles Warren Stoddard
  6. It is the image, not the reality, that is everlasting – The Worshipper of the Image by Richard Le Gallienne
  7. There are no everlasting flowers. ” – Jackanapes, Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories by Juliana Horatio Ewing
  8. So immense and still, this birth of the day- the picture always gave him the feeling of life everlasting – His Family by Ernest Poole
  9. “ I live under an everlasting restraint- never relieved except when I am composing- so I will write away. ” – Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends by John Keats
  10. Then you can go back to your everlasting digging. ” – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  11. “ For Orthodoxy consists of a hundred brilliant arguments while The Everlasting Man really is a vision of history supported by a historical outline. ” – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  12. The dishonoured man is the everlasting outcast. ” – Vittoria, v4 by George Meredith
  13. That ye may so live together in this life, the minister was saying, that in the world to come ye may have life everlasting – Flower of the Dusk by Myrtle Reed
  14. If this word were our only proof of everlasting life then everlasting life would be a doubtful matter. ” – The Gospel of the Hereafter by J. Paterson-Smyth
  15. “ To- day walked the golden streets- joined in the everlasting song, and looked upon the face of his Lord. ” – Divers Women by Pansy and Mrs. C.M. Livingston
  16. “ That's what's the matter- and I'm damned tired of this everlasting criticism." ” – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  17. The ways of the Everlasting are not our ways, he said, but I will not be afraid. ” – Flower of the Dusk by Myrtle Reed
  18. 17: " Israel is saved by the Lord with an everlasting salvation; ye shall not be ashamed nor confounded in all eternity" chap. ” – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  19. It has been said that if Eads had failed with the Jetties he would not only have destroyed his reputation, but he would have been a beggar,- though, some one added, he would still have deserved everlasting gratitude for his efforts and sacrifices. ” – James B. Eads by Louis How
  20. Most of the men recognized the marquis; some near the entrance saw only Malcolm clearing the way: marquis or fisher, it was all the same when souls were at stake: they crowded with one consent to oppose their exit: yet another chance they must have, whether they would or not These men were in the mood to give- not their own - but those other men's bodies to be burnt on the poorest chance of saving their souls from the everlasting burnings. ” – Malcolm by George MacDonald