Definition of lasting in English:

lasting

Syllabification: last·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈlastiNG
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

lastingly

adverb
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  • After three years immersed in Scottish politics and policy, firstly as a government adviser and latterly, and more lastingly, as a commentator, I am returning to London next week to work as a political adviser to the Prime Minister.
  • At the time, when something of which you had hope is thus disintegrating, there's not much to do except hang on to your vestigial self and hope not to be made too lastingly cynical by the process.
  • Conventions are all about giving a boost to the candidate - preferably one that lastingly rallies credibility and a sense of presidentiality to his banner.

lastingness

noun
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  • The inevitable chrysanthemum puns on the themes of lastingness and perpetuation reinforced and popularized this symbolism.
  • The book allows the reader to participate in his search and offers a vision of lastingness and perseverance.
  • The makeup of the core will determine the friendliness, effectiveness and lastingness of the group.

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