eon eon  /ˈi ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the longest division of geological time
  2. (n) an immeasurably long period of time
  3. (n) (Gnosticism) a divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The venerable okay, crusty community blog has been around since 1999, an eon in webtime.
  2. Seventy-five years is an eon in pop culture.
  3. And Samantha gets axe sully distracted by the sight of a lewd lewd eon gent next door.

News

  • Damian Lewis & Andrea Riseborough-Starrer ‘The Silent Storm’ Adds Cast As Shoot Nears

    James Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson are exec producing Neon Films’ The Silent Storm . Homeland ‘s Damian Lewis stars with Oblivion ‘s Andrea Riseborough in the love story that’s set on Scotland’s Isle of Mull. Corinna Villari-McFarlane is making her feature directing debut with the picture. She also wrote the script about an enigmatic outsider living on a remote Scottish ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  • "I would have thought that if you could move Casino Royale from the 1950s you could move Devil May Care from the Sixties. But Eon know what they are doing," said Faulks.
    on Aug 20, 2008 By: Sebastian Faulks Source: Independent

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