eternally
adverb see eternal I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eternally — E*ter nal*ly, adv. In an eternal manner. [1913 Webster] That which is morally good or evil at any time or in any case, must be also eternally and unchangeably so. South. [1913 Webster] Where western gales eternally reside. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eternally — index ad infinitum Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • eternally — [adv] endlessly always, continually, ever, evermore, forever, forevermore, for ever so long*, for keeps, in perpetuum, perpetually, regularly, till cows come home*; concept 798 Ant. briefly, changeably, temporarily, transiently …   New thesaurus

  • eternally — e|ter|nal|ly [ ı tɜrn(ə)li ] adverb 1. ) forever or for a very long time: Will the universe continue to expand eternally? a ) used for emphasizing that something will continue for a very long time: eternally grateful: We d be eternally grateful… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • eternally — UK [ɪˈtɜː(r)n(ə)lɪ] / US [ɪˈtɜrn(ə)lɪ] adverb a) for ever, or for a very long time Will the universe continue to expand eternally? b) used for emphasizing that something will continue for a very long time eternally grateful: We d be eternally… …   English dictionary

  • eternally — e|ter|nal|ly [ıˈtə:nəl i US ə:r ] adv 1.) for ever ▪ I ll be eternally grateful (=very grateful) to you for this. 2.) informal always or very often = ↑constantly ▪ He s the sort of player who s eternally arguing with the referee …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • eternally — adverb 1 for ever 2 eternally grateful used to say that you are very grateful 3 informal very often: She seems to be eternally asking me for help …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • eternally — adverb 1) I shall be eternally grateful Syn: forever, permanently, perpetually, (for) evermore, for ever and ever, for eternity, in perpetuity, enduringly; forevermore; informal until the cows come home; archaic for aye 2) the drummer is… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • eternally — adverb For eternity; forever. I shall be eternally grateful for your assistance …   Wiktionary

  • eternally — adv. Eternally is used with these adjectives: ↑grateful, ↑indebted, ↑thankful …   Collocations dictionary

  • eternally — eternal ► ADJECTIVE 1) lasting or existing forever. 2) valid for all time: eternal truths. ● the Eternal City Cf. ↑the Eternal City ● eternal triangle Cf. ↑eternal triangle …   English terms dictionary

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