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Meaning of ENDLESS

Pronunciation:  'endlis

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  occurring so frequently as to seem ceaseless or uninterrupted; "a child's incessant questions"; "your perpetual (or continual) complaints"
  2. [adj]  having the ends united so as to form a continuous whole; "an endless chain"
  3. [adj]  having no known beginning and presumably no end; "the dateless rise and fall of the tides"; "time is endless"; "sempiternal truth"
  4. [adj]  infinitely great in number; "endless waves"
  5. [adj]  tiresomely long; seemingly without end; "endless debates"; "an endless conversation"; "the wait seemed eternal"; "eternal quarreling"; "an interminable sermon"

ENDLESS is a 7 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: continual, continuous, dateless, eternal, incessant, infinite, interminable, long, perpetual, sempiternal, uninterrupted



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\End"less\, a. [AS. endele['a]s. See {End}.]
1. Without end; having no end or conclusion; perpetual;
   interminable; -- applied to length, and to duration; as,
   an endless line; endless time; endless bliss; endless
   praise; endless clamor.

2. Infinite; excessive; unlimited. --Shak.

3. Without profitable end; fruitless; unsatisfying. [R.]
   ``All loves are endless.'' --Beau. & Fl.

4. Void of design; objectless; as, an endless pursuit.

{Endless chain}, a chain which is made continuous by uniting
   its two ends.

{Endless screw}. (Mech.) See under {Screw}.

Syn: Eternal; everlasting; interminable; infinite; unlimited;
     incessant; perpetual; uninterrupted; continual;
     unceasing; unending; boundless; undying; imperishable.

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