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continual

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of continual

  1. 1 going on and on without any interruptions the castaways hoped that the continual broadcast of the distress signal would eventually attract attention Synonyms of continual ceaseless, continuous, continued, continuing, incessant, nonstop, perpetual, running, unbroken, unceasing, uninterrupted, unremittingWords Related to continual dateless, deathless, endless, eternal, everlasting, immortal, interminable, permanent, undying, unending; changeless, constant, stable, steady, unchanging, unvarying; durable, enduring, lasting, persistent; imperishable, indestructibleNear Antonyms of continual intermittent, periodic, periodical, recurrent, recurring; alternate, alternating, cyclic (or cyclical), rhythmic (or rhythmical), seasonal, serial; erratic, fitful, irregular, occasional, spasmodic, sporadic, spotty, unsteadyAntonyms of continual discontinuous, noncontinuous

  2. 2 occurring or appearing at intervals a history of continual invasions from countries to the west Synonyms of continual intermittent, on-and-off, periodic, periodical, recurrent, recurringWords Related to continual alternate, alternating, cyclic (or cyclical), rhythmic (or rhythmical), seasonal, serial; aperiodic, erratic, fitful, irregular, occasional, spasmodic, sporadic, spotty, unsteadyNear Antonyms of continual eternal, everlasting, interminable, perpetualAntonyms of continual constant, continuous, incessant, unceasing

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