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adjective con·tin·ued \kən-ˈtin-(ˌ)yüd\

Definition of continued

  1. 1 :  lasting or extending without interruption continued success

  2. 2 :  resumed after interruption a continued story

Examples of continued in a Sentence

  1. Please accept our best wishes for your continued success.

  2. The colors of the paint will fade with continued exposure to the sun.

15th Century

First Known Use of continued

15th century




CONTINUED Defined for English Language Learners

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adjective con·tin·ued \kən-ˈtin-(ˌ)yüd\

Definition of continued for English Language Learners

  • : lasting or happening for a long time without interruption



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