Meaning of “permanently” in the English Dictionary


"permanently" in English

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uk /ˈpɜː.mə.nə us /ˈpɝː.mə.nə

B2 always and for ever:

Smoking is likely to damage your health permanently.
Michael and his family have settled permanently in the States.
I seem to be permanently broke.

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(Definition of “permanently” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)