lasting

  • 1 lasting — [ lastiŋ ] n. m. • 1830; mot angl. « durable », de to last ♦ Étoffe rase, en laine peignée, à armure satin. Lasting uni, rayé. « sa veste de lasting » (Flaubert). ● lasting nom masculin (anglais lasting, durable) Étoffe de laine rase, brillante.… …

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  • 2 lasting — lasting, permanent, perdurable, durable, stable, perpetual mean enduring for so long as to seem fixed or established. Lasting may imply long continuance with no end in sight; in this sense, it may be close in connotation to everlasting {who …

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  • 3 Lasting — Last ing, a. Existing or continuing a long while; enduring; as, a lasting good or evil; a lasting color. [1913 Webster] Syn: Durable; permanent; undecaying; perpetual; unending. Usage: {Lasting}, {Permanent}, {Durable}. Lasting commonly means… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Lasting — (Lästing), s. Everlasting …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 5 lasting — [las′tiŋ] adj. that lasts a long time; enduring; durable [a lasting peace] n. 1. a strong twilled cloth 2. Archaic endurance lastingly adv. lastingness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Lasting — Last ing, n. 1. Continuance; endurance. Locke. [1913 Webster] 2. A species of very durable woolen stuff, used for women s shoes; everlasting. [1913 Webster] 3. The act or process of shaping on a last. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Lasting — Lasting, so v.w. Everlasting …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 Lāsting — (engl. Prunell, früher auch Kalamank, Kalmank), meist schwarze oder dunkelfarbige Kammgarngewebe für Damenkleiderstoffe mit 40–60 Ketten und 28–32 Schußfäden auf 1 cm, Bindung fünf oder siebenschäftiger Atlas; auch Mobel , Schuh und Westenstoffe …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9 Lasting — Lasting, dunkelfarbige Kammgarngewebe …

    Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • 10 Lasting — oder Prunell, atlasartiges Kammwollgespinst, meist schwarz …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 lasting — I adjective abiding, continuing, enduring gering, maintained, perpetuated, perseverant, persistent, persisting, preserved, remaining, standing, staying, sustaining, sustained, undestroyed, uneradicated, unerased, unfailing, unremoved, unrepealed… …

    Law dictionary

  • 12 lasting — [adj] enduring, unending abiding, constant, continual, continuing, deep rooted, durable, endless, eternal, everlasting, forever, incessant, indelible, indissoluble, inexhaustible, inexpungible, in for the long haul*, lifelong, longstanding, long… …

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  • 13 lasting — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ enduring or able to endure for a long time. DERIVATIVES lastingly adverb lastingness noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 lasting — last|ing [ˈla:stıŋ US ˈlæs ] adj [usually before noun] strong enough, well enough planned etc to continue for a very long time = ↑long lasting ▪ The reforms will bring lasting benefits . ▪ Their generosity made a lasting impression on me. ▪ a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 lasting — [[t]lɑ͟ːstɪŋ, læ̱st [/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n You can use lasting to describe a situation, result, or agreement that continues to exist or have an effect for a very long time. → See also last We are well on our way to a lasting peace... She left a… …

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  • 16 lasting — adjective strong enough, well enough planned etc to last for a very long time: The reforms will bring lasting benefits. | a lasting peace settlement | leave a lasting impression: Our first meeting left a lasting impression on me …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 lasting — I. adjective Date: 12th century existing or continuing a long while ; enduring • lastingly adverb • lastingness noun Synonyms: lasting, permanent, durable, stable mean enduring for so long as to seem fixed or established. lasting implies a ca …

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  • 18 lasting — last|ing [ læstıŋ ] adjective usually before noun * continuing to exist or have an effect for a long time: We have an opportunity here for a lasting peace. a lasting impression (=a feeling or effect that continues for a long time): He left a… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 lasting */ — UK [ˈlɑːstɪŋ] / US [ˈlæstɪŋ] adjective [usually before noun] continuing to exist or have an effect for a long time We have an opportunity here for a lasting peace. a lasting impression (= a feeling or effect that continues for a long time): He… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 lasting — adjective a lasting friendship Syn: enduring, long lasting, long lived, abiding, continuing, long term, surviving, persisting, permanent; durable, constant, stable, established, secure, long standing; unchanging, irreversible, immutable …

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