everlastingly, eternally, forever, evermoreadverb
for a limitless time
"no one can live forever"; "brightly beams our Father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore"- P.P.Bliss
forever, forever and a dayadverb
for a very long or seemingly endless time
"she took forever to write the paper"; "we had to wait forever and a day"
constantly, always, forever, perpetually, incessantlyadverb
"the world is constantly changing"
An extremely long time.
It takes forever to walk to work.
a mythical time in the infinite future that will never come.
Sure, I'd be happy to meet with you on the 12th of forever.
for all time, for all eternity; for an infinite amount of time.
I shall love you forever.
for a very long time, 'an' eternity.
We had to wait forever to get inside.
for an excessively long time.
at all times, anytime, always
You'll have a home here forever, my son!
constantly or frequently.
You are forever nagging me.
through eternity; through endless ages, eternally
at all times; always
"Forever" is a song by American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey from her fifth studio album, Daydream. It was released by Columbia Records on March 10, 1996, as an airplay-only single from the album. The song was written and produced by Carey and Walter Afanasieff, and was composed throughout 1995. Its lyrics describe a situation where the protagonist knows her relationship with her lover has withered away, however he will continue living in her memory forever. The song's music video is a collage of snippets from Carey's shows at the Tokyo Dome, during her Daydream World Tour in 1996. Most of the video is the performance of the song during one of the three Japanese shows on the tour. Serving as an airplay only song in the US, and a limited release around the world, the song achieved minimal chart success. In the United States, Billboard rules did not allow the charting of non-commercially released songs. For this reason, it did not chart on the Hot 100, however peaking at number two on the Adult Contemporary chart. Outside the US, the song peaked at number 11 in Canada, 40 in New Zealand and 44 in the Netherlands.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
for-ev′ėr, adv. for ever, for all time to come: to eternity.—adv. Forev′ermore, for ever hereafter.
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Rank popularity for the word 'forever' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3432
Rank popularity for the word 'forever' in Adverbs Frequency: #302
The numerical value of forever in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of forever in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
The BJL's not just one person losing a job and then history moves on, that one person didn't have access to wealth to pass down, and the next generation grows up in poverty. It's something that is forever going to be impacting the lives of black people even alive and present, here and now.
Were changing and evolving and understanding ourselves from such a different perspective that it just feels like forever is definitely a big word.
It’s been my life for seven years and I could do it forever, we’re all involved in each other’s problems and breakups and I feel especially protective of Rico Rodriguez [ who plays Manny, Gloria’s son ]. He was a kid and now he’s a 17-year-old man with a moustache.
I feel like my life has been forever changed by saving the life of another person.
The desire for freedom resides in every human heart. And that desire cannot be contained forever by prison walls, or martial laws, or secret police. Over time, and across the Earth, freedom will find a way.
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- إلى الأبدArabic
- завинаги, навекиBulgarian
- navždy, na věkyCzech
- for altidDanish
- auf, ewig, immer, für immer, unaufhörlich, andauernd, ständig, für egerGerman
- constantemente, por siempre, eternidad, sin cesar, para siempreSpanish
- برای همیشهPersian
- aina, iäisyys, ikiajoiksi, ikuisuus, ikuisestiFinnish
- pour toujours, toujours, à jamaisFrench
- ivichWestern Frisian
- go bráth, go deoIrish
- gu bràthScottish Gaelic
- हमेशा के लिए, कभी के लिएHindi
- mindörökké, örökké, örökreHungarian
- հավետ, ընդմիշտArmenian
- per sempreItalian
- 永久, 永遠Japanese
- მუდამ, სამუდამოდGeorgian
- 히, 영원, 永遠Korean
- in perpetuum, perpetuum, in omne tempusLatin
- għal dejjemMaltese
- tijden, eeuwig, altijd, eeuwen, eindeloos, steed, voor altijdDutch
- hoolʼáágóóNavajo, Navaho
- na zawsze, cały czasPolish
- para semprePortuguese
- pentru totdeaunaRomanian
- вечно, всегда, навечно, навсегда, навеки, целую вечность, постоянноRussian
- för alltid, evigtSwedish
- นิรันดร์, ตลอดไปThai
- sonsuza kadar, sonsuza dekTurkish
- вічно, навік, назавждиUkrainian
- ہمیشہ کے لئےUrdu
- vĩnh viễn, 永遠, mãi mãiVietnamese
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