in perpetuity

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in perpetuity

formal
:for all time :forever
  • The land will be passed on from generation to generation in perpetuity.

Word by Word Definitions

perpetuity play
  1. : eternity

  2. : the quality or state of being perpetual

  3. : the condition of an estate limited so that it will not take effect or vest within the period fixed by law


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