Definition of perpetuate in English:
Make (something) continue indefinitely: the confusion was perpetuated through inadvertence a monument to perpetuate the memory of those killed in the war
More example sentences
- The effigies of antiquity were created to perpetuate the memory of the deceased as he or she looked while alive.
- You are the last woman on earth, and it is your job to perpetuate the human race, whether you like it or not.
- Quebecers just don't want to swap their groovy ways to perpetuate the species.
Words that rhyme with perpetuateactuate • effectuate
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