What does lasting mean?

Definitions for lasting
ˈlæs tɪŋ, ˈlɑ stɪŋlast·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lasting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. permanent, lastingadjective

    continuing or enduring without marked change in status or condition or place

    "permanent secretary to the president"; "permanent address"; "literature of permanent value"

  2. durable, lasting, long-lasting, long-livedadjective

    existing for a long time

    "hopes for a durable peace"; "a long-lasting friendship"

  3. persistent, lastingadjective

    retained; not shed

    "persistent leaves remain attached past maturity"; "the persistent gills of fishes"

  4. lastingadjective

    lasting a long time without change

    "a lasting relationship"

Wiktionary

  1. lastingadjective

    Persisting for an extended period of time.

    After World War One it was hoped that a lasting peace had been achieved. It hadn't.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lasting

    of Last

  2. Lastingadjective

    existing or continuing a long while; enduring; as, a lasting good or evil; a lasting color

  3. Lastingnoun

    continuance; endurance

  4. Lastingnoun

    a species of very durable woolen stuff, used for women's shoes; everlasting

  5. Lastingnoun

    the act or process of shaping on a last

  6. Lastingadverb

    in a lasting manner

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Anagrams for lasting »

  1. slating

  2. staling

  3. salting

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lasting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lasting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of lasting in a Sentence

  1. Kim Jong:

    I make it clear once again that it is my unwavering determination to turn the North-South ties into those of durable and lasting reconciliation and cooperation by holding hands with the south Korean authorities and to write a new history of the nation, peaceful and co-prosperous.

  2. Elvira Nabiullina:

    In the optimal situation reserves must be enough to cover significant outflows of capital lasting two to three years. Therefore we now consider as very comfortable a level of reserves, covering long stress situations, of up to $500 billion. This is the level that we were used to.

  3. Mary Jane Minkin:

    One thing I try to make sure people understand is the difference between lube and moisturizers, lubes are things one uses at the time of sex that don’t give you lasting relief, whereas vaginal moisturizers tend to have a longer-lasting effect.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Guess what is the secret behind every happy and enviable marriage or relationship out there? It's nothing but COMPROMISE. Oh! yes, that's the uncommon secret of every happy and long-lasting marriage or relationship. So, if you've been longing for a happy and long-lasting marriage or relationship. Dare to compromise your rights. I mean, don't always stand up for your rights in marriage or any other relationship. Moreover, do condone and tolerate your spouse's or partner's weaknesses and shortcomings.

  5. Hodding Carter Jr.:

    There are two lasting bequests we can give our children. One is roots. The other is wings.

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