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PERPETUALLY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does perpetually mean? 

PERPETUALLY (adverb)
  The adverb PERPETUALLY has 2 senses:

1. seemingly uninterrupted
2. everlastingly; for all time

  Familiarity information: PERPETUALLY used as an adverb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PERPETUALLY (adverb)


Sense 1perpetually [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Seemingly uninterrupted

Synonyms:

constantly; perpetually

Context examples:

constantly bullied by his big brother / was perpetually answering the doorbell

Pertainym:

perpetual (occurring so frequently as to seem ceaseless or uninterrupted)


Sense 2perpetually [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Everlastingly; for all time

Context example:

rays...streaming perpetually from the sun

Pertainym:

perpetual (occurring so frequently as to seem ceaseless or uninterrupted)


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