permanentadjectiveuk /ˈpɜː.mə.nənt/ us /ˈpɝː.mə.nənt/
- The accident left him with permanent brain damage.
- She took up permanent residency abroad.
- The salaries of temporary employees ought to match those of permanent staff.
- Getting some work experience now will help you when you apply for a permanent job.
- This is a serious condition which can lead to permanent hearing loss.
permanentnoun [C]uk /ˈpɜː.mə.nənt/ us /ˈpɝː.mə.nənt/