unceasing
adjective Date: 14th century never ceasing ; continuous, incessant <
unceasing efforts
>
<
unceasing vigilance
>
unceasingly adverb

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  • unceasing — index chronic, continual (connected), continual (perpetual), continuous, durable, incessant …   Law dictionary

  • unceasing — (adj.) late 14c., from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + prp. of CEASE (Cf. cease). Related: Unceasingly (mid 14c.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unceasing — *everlasting, endless, interminable …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • unceasing — [adj] incessant ceaseless, constant, continual, continuous, day and night*, endless, eternal, everlasting, lasting, never ending, nonstop, permanent, perpetual, persistent, relentless, round the clock*, steady, unending, uninterrupted,… …   New thesaurus

  • unceasing — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not ceasing; continuous. DERIVATIVES unceasingly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • unceasing — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unceasing — [[t]ʌnsi͟ːsɪŋ[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n (emphasis) If you describe something as unceasing, you are emphasizing that it continues without stopping. ...the unceasing quest for more speed. ...his unceasing labours. Derived words: unceasingly ADV ADV with… …   English dictionary

  • unceasing — unceasingly, adv. unceasingness, n. /un see sing/, adj. not ceasing or stopping; continuous: an unceasing flow of criticism. [1350 1400; ME uncesynge; see UN 1, CEASE, ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • unceasing — adj. Unceasing is used with these nouns: ↑toil …   Collocations dictionary

  • unceasing — un|ceas|ing [ʌnˈsi:sıŋ] adj never stopping ▪ his unceasing efforts to help the poor >unceasingly adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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