Share this entry

lasting
American English: /ˈlæstɪŋ/
British English: /ˈlɑːstɪŋ/

Translation of lasting in Spanish:

adjective

  • (solution/peace)
    to my lasting shame
    para mi eterna vergüenza
    there is little of lasting value in her work
    hay muy pocas cosas perdurables en su obra
    Example sentences
    • Their number has grown considerably; yet few have been able to leave a lasting impression on listeners.
    • He was not able to establish a lasting dialogue with the United States at that point, however.
    • The shallow walls, deep reefs and colourful coral gardens that lie beyond its never-ending coastline leave a lasting impression on the most experienced of divers.

Definition of lasting in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day sarcasmo
    Pronunciation:
    m
    sarcasm …
    Cultural fact of the day

    mezcal

    Mezcal is an alcoholic drink similar to tequila obtained in Mexico by distilling the juice or aguamiel extracted from roasted tips of the maguey plant. Bottles of mezcal are usually sold containing a gusano, the larva of an insect that lives on the maguey. This is said to enhance the flavor.