Definition of “continued” - English Dictionary

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“continued” in British English

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continuedadjective [ before noun ]

uk /kənˈtɪn.juːd/ us /kənˈtɪn.juːd/

also continuing still happening, existing, or done:

Continued fighting in the city is causing great concern.

written abbreviation cont. often used at the bottom of a page to show that the story, article, etc. is not finished:

continued on page 7

More examples

  • The team's continued involvement in the competition is uncertain.
  • I'm reckoning on your continued support.
  • Police urged continued vigilance in the fight against crime.
  • The continued lack of rain is starting to worry people.
  • The continued supply of arms to the region will only worsen the situation.

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