everlasting everlasting  /ˌɛ vər ˈlæ stɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of various plants of various genera of the family Compositae having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color
  2. (adj) continuing forever or indefinitely
  3. (adj) without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers

Usage(s):

  1. Investing the everlasting qualities of beauty into them would have been a waste of time.
  2. Here it is the great everlasting gobstopper of sonic misery.
  3. Billboard magazine does not publish a posthumous pop chart, but if it did, Elvis and Tupac would have an everlasting grip on the top slots.

News

  1. ChefDriven truck drives off into the sunset today

    Owner Jerry Trice has sold his vehicle to the Everlasting Life Cafe, which hopes to start selling vegan and vegetarian fare on the streets in a few weeks.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  2. Surf 4 A Cure, June 23

    The Everlasting Smiles Foundation will host “Surfing 4A Cure” at Torrance Beach, CA. for a six-hour surf relay beginning at 6 a.m. to raise money for pediatric cancer research.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Topanga Messenger

  3. Dornseif makes golf history for Heritage

    Few people get to conclude high school on such an everlasting note as Carter Dornseif.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "I will always support Israel in confronting terrorism and pursuing everlasting peace and security," Obama said.
    on Jul 22, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  2. Asked whether they prefer "everlasting" or "eternal", Goody says: "Everlasting. What's better 'cause I'm dying?"
    on Mar 10, 2009 By: Jade Goody Source: Sky News

  3. "Let us hope that the European Union will not succumb to US pressures to march on a wrong path that will only produce everlasting shame before the free-minded nations of the world," Mottaki said.
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Manouchehr Mottaki Source: Reuters

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