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 eternal eternal /iːˈtɝːnəl/


  1. () Continuing forever or indefinitely  ( aeonian , ageless , eonian [ N. American] , eternal , everlasting , perpetual , unceasing , unending , eviternal [Archaic] )
    continuing forever or indefinitely
     The ageless themes of love and revenge
    the ageless themes of love and revenge
     Eternal truths
    eternal truths
     Life everlasting
    life everlasting
     Hell's perpetual fires
    hell's perpetual fires
     The unending bliss of heaven
    the unending bliss of heaven
  2. () Tiresomely long; seemingly without end  ( eternal , interminable , endless )
    tiresomely long; seemingly without end
     Endless debates
    endless debates
     An endless conversation
    an endless conversation
     The wait seemed eternal
    the wait seemed eternal
     Eternal quarreling
    eternal quarreling
     An interminable sermon
    an interminable sermon