Imperishableness
Imperishable Im*per"ish*a*ble, a. [Pref. im- not + perishable: cf. F. imp['e]rissable.] Not perishable; not subject to decay; indestructible; enduring permanently; as, an imperishable monument; imperishable renown. -- {Im*per"ish*a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Im*per"ish*a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • imperishableness — noun see imperishable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • imperishableness — See imperishability. * * * …   Universalium

  • imperishableness — noun The characteristic or property of being imperishable …   Wiktionary

  • imperishableness — im·perishableness …   English syllables

  • imperishableness — noun the property of being resistant to decay he advertised the imperishability of the product • Syn: ↑imperishability, ↑imperishingness • Derivationally related forms: ↑imperishable (for: ↑imperishability) …   Useful english dictionary

  • imperishable — adjective Date: circa 1585 1. not perishable or subject to decay 2. enduring or occurring forever < imperishable fame > • imperishability noun • imperishable noun • imperishableness noun • imperishably …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • imperishable — imperishability, imperishableness, n. imperishably, adv. /im per i sheuh beuhl/, adj. not subject to decay; indestructible; enduring. [1640 50; IM 2 + PERISHABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • imperishable — adjective enduring forever. Derivatives imperishability bɪlɪti noun imperishableness noun imperishably adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • incorruptibility — n. 1. Imperishableness, incorruptibleness, incorruption, indestructibility, immortality, deathlessness, perpetuity of being. 2. Superiority to corruption, unpurchasableness, inflexible honesty, incorruptible integrity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • incorruptibility — n 1. incorruptibleness, honesty, honestness, integrity, uprightness, probity; honor, honorableness, high mindedness, nobility, nobleness; right mindedness, virtue, virtuousness, goodness, purity; sinlessness, blamelessness, irreproachableness, ir …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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