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Definitions for continual
kənˈtɪn yu əlcon·tin·u·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. continual(adj)

    occurring without interruption; chiefly restricted to what recurs regularly or frequently in a prolonged and closely spaced series

    "the continual banging of the shutters"

  2. continual(adj)

    `continual' (meaning seemingly uninterrupted) is often used interchangeably with `continuous' (meaning without interruption)


  1. continual(Adjective)

    Recurring in steady, rapid succession.

  2. continual(Adjective)

    Seemingly continuous; appearing to have no end or interruption.

  3. continual(Adjective)

    Forming a continuous series.

  4. Origin: From continuel, from continuel, from continuus

Webster Dictionary

  1. Continual(adj)

    proceeding without interruption or cesstaion; continuous; unceasing; lasting; abiding

  2. Continual(adj)

    occuring in steady and rapid succession; very frequent; often repeated

How to pronounce continual?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of continual in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of continual in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of continual in a Sentence

  1. J. Mark Wallace:

    Life is a continual upgrade.

  2. Prof Jacobs:

    So the occupation is pretty continual.

  3. American Proverb:

    A contented mind is a continual feast.

  4. Robert Burton:

    A good conscience is a continual feast.

  5. Benjamin Franklin:

    A good conscience is a continual Christmas.

Images & Illustrations of continual

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