lasting

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lasting (comparative more lasting, superlative most lasting)

  1. Persisting for an extended period of time.
    After World War One it was hoped that a lasting peace had been achieved. It hadn't.

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Verb[edit]

lasting

  1. Present participle of last.

Noun[edit]

lasting (plural lastings)

  1. continuance; endurance
    (Can we find and add a quotation of John Locke to this entry?)
  2. A durable woollen material formerly used for women's shoes; everlasting.
  3. The act or process of shaping on a last.

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