Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ENDURING

Pronunciation:  en'dûring

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  patiently enduring continual wrongs or trouble; "an enduring disposition"; "a long-suffering and uncomplaining wife"
  2. [adj]  unceasing; "an abiding belief"; "imperishable truths"

ENDURING is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: abiding, imperishable, lasting, long-suffering, patient, permanent



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\En*dur"ing\, a.
Lasting; durable; long-suffering; as, an enduring
disposition. ``A better and enduring substance.'' --Heb. x.
34. -- {En*dur"ing*ly}, adv. --T. Arnold. --
{En*dur"ing*ness}, n.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abiding, accepting, adamantine, aged, age-long, alive, ancient, antique, armed with patience, assiduous, bulky, changeless, chronic, constant, continuing, dense, diligent, disciplined, diuturnal, dogged, durable, eidetic, endurant, eternal, evergreen, faithful, firm, fixed, forbearing, fresh, frozen, green, hard, hardy, heavy, immobile, immortal, immutable, inalterable, indefatigable, indomitable, indulgent, industrious, insistent, intact, intransient, inveterate, invincible, inviolate, kept in remembrance, lasting, lenient, longanimous, longeval, longevous, long-lasting, long-lived, long-standing, long-suffering, long-term, loyal, macrobiotic, massive, never-tiring, obstinate, of long duration, of long standing, patient, patient as Job, perdurable, perduring, perennial, permanent, perpetual, perseverant, persevering, persistent, persisting, pertinacious, philosophical, plodding, plugging, preoccupied, quiescent, rapt, recalled, recollected, relentless, remaining, remembered, resolute, retained, rigid, rugged, sedulous, self-controlled, sempervirent, single-minded, sleepless, slogging, solid, sound, Spartan, stable, static, stationary, staying, steadfast, steady, stoic, stout, strong, stubborn, sturdy, sustained, tenacious, tireless, tolerant, tolerating, tolerative, torpid, tough, unabating, unaltered, unchangeable, unchanged, unchanging, unchecked, unconquerable, undaunted, understanding, undestroyed, undiscouraged, undrooping, unfading, unfailing, unfaltering, unflagging, unflinching, unforgotten, unintermitting, uninterrupted, unnodding, unrelaxing, unrelenting, unremitting, unshifting, unsleeping, unswerving, untiring, unvaried, unvarying, unwavering, unwearied, unwearying, unwinking, unyielding, utterly attentive, vital, vivid, weariless, well-built, well-constructed, well-founded, well-grounded, well-made