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everlasting

Pronunciation: /ˌevərˈlæstɪŋ; ˌevəˈlɑːstɪŋ/

Translation of everlasting in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (eternal) [peace/love/gratitude] eterno; [fame/glory] imperecedero [literary/literario]; [snow/laws] eterno [literary/literario] a promise of life everlasting una promesa de vida eterna 1.2 (constant) [colloquial/familiar] [complaints/propaganda] continuo, eterno 1.3 (lasting a long time) (British English/inglés británico) duradero everlasting flower siempreviva (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • I believed every word that was written in the Vedas about the Almighty, his love, eternal happiness in Heaven, evil, and the torment of everlasting Hell.
    • Her arm had everlasting reminders of her problem.
    • If society made one small change, we would be living in everlasting peace, with boundless prosperity, and experiencing eternal kindness to one another.

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