Simple Definition of continuance
: the act of continuing for a long period of time
: the period of time when something continues
law : a legal decision that a court case will continue at a later date
Examples of continuance in a sentence
No changes to the property are allowed during the continuance of the lease.
The lawyer asked the judge for a continuance.
First Known Use of continuance
CONTINUANCE Defined for Kids
Definition of continuance for Students
: the act of going on or lasting for a long time <the long continuance of peace>
Legal Definition of continuance
: the postponement of the court proceedings in a case to a future day
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