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Meaning of “everlasting” in the English Dictionary

"everlasting" in British English

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uk   /ˌev.əˈlɑː.stɪŋ/  us   /-ɚˈlæs.tɪŋ/
lastingforever or for a ​longtime: I ​wish someone would ​invent an everlasting ​lightbulb. Their ​contributions to ​science have ​earned them an everlasting ​place in ​history.
(Definition of everlasting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"everlasting" in American English

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everlastingadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌev·ərˈlæs·tɪŋ/
lastingforever, or ​continuing for a ​longtime: To his everlasting ​credit, he’s the only one who said it was ​wrong.
(Definition of everlasting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “everlasting”
in Arabic خالِد, دائم…
in Korean 영원한…
in Portuguese eterno, interminável…
in Catalan perdurable, etern…
in Japanese 不滅の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 永久的, 永恒的…
in Turkish ölümsüz, sonsuza dek, ebedî…
in Russian вечный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 永久的, 永恆的…
in Italian eterno…
in Polish wieczny…
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