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enduring

en·dur·ing

enduring

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn du rIng
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: long-lasting, permanent, chronic, or persistent.
Poverty is an enduring ill.an enduring fame
antonyms:
fleeting, short-lived
similar words:
abiding, eternal, everlasting, lasting, long-lasting, longstanding, persistent, stable
definition 2: forbearing, patient, or long-suffering.
similar words:
meek
derivations: enduringly (adv.), enduringness (n.)