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continuous

con·tin·u·ous

continuous

 
 
pronunciation:
kn tIn yu s
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: extending or enduring without pausing or stopping; unceasing; unbroken.
continuous noisea continuous line
synonyms:
ceaseless, continual, incessant, nonstop, perpetual, persistent, unbroken, unceasing, uninterrupted, unremitting
antonyms:
discontinuous, discrete, intermittent, sporadic, temporary
similar words:
connected, consecutive, constant, endless, entire, eternal, even, everlasting, ongoing, restless, solid, standing, steady, straight
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derivations: continuously (adv.), continuousness (n.)
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