cause to continue or prevail
"perpetuate a myth"
To make perpetual.
To prolong the existence of.
to make perpetual; to cause to endure, or to be continued, indefinitely; to preserve from extinction or oblivion; to eternize
made perpetual; perpetuated
Origin: [L. perpetuatus, p. p.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
per-pet′ū-āt, v.t. to make perpetual: to cause to last for ever or for a very long time: to preserve from extinction or oblivion.—adj. Perpet′ūable, capable of being perpetuated.—n. Perpet′uance, the act of making perpetual.—adjs. Perpet′uāte, -d, made perpetual: continued for an indefinite time.—n. Perpetuā′tion, act of perpetuating or preserving from oblivion: preservation for ever, or for a very long time; Perpetū′ity, state of being perpetual: endless time: duration for an indefinite period: something lasting for ever: the sum paid for a perpetual annuity: the annuity itself.
The numerical value of perpetuate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of perpetuate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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