enduring enduring  /ɛn ˈdjʊ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) unceasing
  2. (adj) patiently bearing continual wrongs or trouble

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. She sauntered through life as the most delectable sex symbol of the century and became its most enduring pop confection.
  2. Viewers were witnessing a clash of generations, but the Pistols flipped a bird not only at their conservative elders but at mainstream rock and its enduring hippie influences.
  3. His story conveys his compassion and an enduring belief that if people of differing races and ideologies can only know the facts, the world will be a better place.

News

  1. Dunkin’ Donuts Rant: Company Praises Employee For Enduring Hateful Speech [Video]

    Dunkin’ Donuts is praising one of its employees for enduring a hateful rant that was posted on the internet earlier this week. The employee, identified as 18-year-old Abid Adar somehow managed to stay calm as a woman named Taylor Chapman hurled insults and threats in his direction. The woman was apparently upset about a receipt [...] Dunkin’ Donuts Rant: Company Praises Employee For Enduring ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. Bike Across Kansas Enduring Heat

    Bike Across Kansas past the half way point and enduring high heat and high winds.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KAKE Wichita

  3. Does Obama Still Know How to Stump?

    After enduring weeks of acronym-heavy scandalmania — IRS! DOJ! NSA! — President Obama is refocusing on his favorite acronym from the stump: GOP. Yes, Obama is back — albeit temporarily — in campaign mode, on the occasion of the special Senate race in Massachusetts, between longtime Democratic Congressman Edward Markey and Republican newcomer Gabriel Gomez (pictured right), to replace the seat ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. In his inauguration speech, Obama spoke of hope and the difficult challenges facing America proclaiming: "The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to choose our better history; to carry forward that precious gift, that noble idea, passed...
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Winnipeg Sun

  2. He told a packed chamber: "It was a dreadful day but it is also a day that will remain, I believe, a symbol of the enduring bravery of the British people."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: The Sun

  3. Peace is a "common and enduring goal for all Israelis and Israeli governments, mine included," Netanyahu said. "This means I will negotiate with the Palestinian Authority for peace."
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Benjamin Netanyahu Source: Washington Post

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