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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, 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
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say lasting in sign language?

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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. Shane Oliver:

    Markets want to believe that there will be some sort of resolution to this issue, some sort of lasting truce at least, even though the experience of the last 18 months doesn't give a lot of cause for comfort.

  2. George Washington:

    I do not mean to exclude altogether the idea of patriotism. I know it exists, and I know it has done much in the present contest. But I will venture to assert, that a great and lasting war can never be supported on this principle alone. It must be aided by a prospect of interest, or some reward.

  3. Secretary Ray Mabus:

    As we welcome USS Jackson to the fleet, we are reminded of the importance of the partnership between our Navy and our nation's shipbuilding industry, we also celebrate the lasting bond this ship will share with the great people of Jackson, Mississippi, as it sails the globe, providing a presence that only our Navy and Marine Corps can maintain.

  4. Michelle Gielan:

    If we are really interested in performance, this study strongly suggests the information we consume early in the morning can have a lasting effect on the trajectory of our day.

  5. President Pierre Nkurunziza:

    Every time Burundians sat together, they found lasting solutions to the problems which opposed them

Images & Illustrations of lasting

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