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Definitions for lasting
ˈlæs tɪŋ, ˈlɑ stɪŋlast·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. permanent, lasting(adj)

    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-lived(adj)

    existing for a long time

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

  3. persistent, lasting(adj)

    retained; not shed

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

  4. lasting(adj)

    lasting a long time without change

    "a lasting relationship"

Wiktionary

  1. lasting(Adjective)

    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. Lasting(adj)

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

  3. Lasting(noun)

    continuance; endurance

  4. Lasting(noun)

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

  5. Lasting(noun)

    the act or process of shaping on a last

  6. Lasting(adverb)

    in a lasting manner

Anagrams for lasting »

  1. slating

  2. staling

  3. salting

How to pronounce lasting?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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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. Linda Ruck:

    Once, when walking through a town recently destroyed by the tsunami, I came across two men sitting on the front of a flattened house. They were sharing a book and sitting there quietly reading; it was humbling and has left a lasting impression on me. Sri Lankans are a resilient people that have stuck together in the face of tremendous adversity.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    It's imperative that we actually get action here, not just photo ops, if United States is unable to win concrete, lasting concessions from North Korea, the meeting alone will be a victory for Kim Jong Un and a defeat for Singapore Tuesday , Trump.

  3. Alexandre Nobre:

    We view distressed credit as less of a bargain opportunity lasting a couple of years, and more like a structural play, the ongoing downturn only accelerates the process and validates a long-term bet on the sector.

  4. Babatunde Osotimehin:

    We know what to do and we know how to do it, these investments save lives, empower women and girls, strengthen health systems and have a profound and lasting impact on development.

  5. Abraham Lincoln, Second Inaugural Address, Mar. 4, 1865:

    With malice toward none, with charity for all, ...let us strive on to finish the work we are in, ...to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.

Images & Illustrations of lasting

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    • A. abrupt
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    • C. nasty
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