Permanence

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Absence of change.
<- N
PARAG:Permanence->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stability
stability
&c. 150
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ quiescence
quiescence
&c. 265
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obstinacy
obstinacy
&c. 606
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ permanence
permanence
persistence
endurance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ durability
durability
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ standing
standing
status quo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ maintenance
maintenance
preservation
conservation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ conservation
conservation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ law of the Medes and Persians
law of the Medes and Persians
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ standing dish
standing dish
PARAG:Permanence->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ let alone
let alone
let be
let it be
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ persist
persist
remain
stay
tarry
rest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stet
stet
=>(copy editing)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold
hold
hold on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ last
last
endure
bide
abide
aby
dwell
maintain
keep
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stand
stand
stand still
stand fast
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ subsist
subsist
live
outlive
survive
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold one's ground
hold one's ground
keep one's ground
hold one's footing
keep one's footing
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold good
hold good
PARAG:Permanence->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stable
stable
&c. 150
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ persisting
persisting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ permanent
permanent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ established
established
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unchanged
unchanged
&c.(change &c. 140) ???
renewed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ intact
intact
inviolate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ persistent
persistent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ monotonous
monotonous
uncheckered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unfailing
unfailing
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ undestroyed
undestroyed
unrepealed
unsuppressed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ conservative
conservative
qualis ab incepto
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ prescriptive
prescriptive
&c.(old) 124
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ stationary
stationary
&c. 265
PARAG:Permanence->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in statu quo
in statu quo
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ for good
for good
finally
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ at a stand
at a stand
at a standstill
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ uti possidetis
uti possidetis
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ without a shadow of turning
without a shadow of turning

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • permanence — [ pɛrmanɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1370; lat. médiév. permanentia 1 ♦ Caractère de ce qui est durable; longue durée de qqch. ⇒ continuité, stabilité. « le sentiment écrasant de la permanence de la nature » (Balzac). ⇒ constance, identité. 2 ♦ (1875) Service… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Permanence — is the state of being permanent: *Digital permanence *Object permanence *Print permanence *Permanence and foster care …   Wikipedia

  • Permanence — Per ma*nence, Permanency Per ma*nen*cy, n. [Cf. F. permanence.] The quality or state of being permanent; continuance in the same state or place; duration; fixedness; as, the permanence of institutions; the permanence of nature. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • permanence — UK [ˈpɜː(r)mənəns] / US [ˈpɜrmənəns] or permanency UK [ˈpɜː(r)mənənsɪ] / US [ˈpɜrmənənsɪ] noun [uncountable] the state of happening or existing for a long time or for all time in the future a sense of stability and permanence …   English dictionary

  • permanence — permanence, permanency The more usual choice in current use for the meaning ‘a state of being permanent’ is permanence, but permanency is also occasionally used in this meaning and more especially in the meaning ‘something that is permanent’: • A …   Modern English usage

  • permanence — index constant, continuity, indestructibility, perpetuity, survival Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • permanence — (n.) mid 15c., from M.L. permanentia (early 14c.), from permanentum (see PERMANENT (Cf. permanent)). Related: Permanency …   Etymology dictionary

  • permanence — [pʉr′mə nəns] n. [ME < ML permanentia] the state or quality of being permanent …   English World dictionary

  • PERMANENCE — n. f. Durée constante de quelque chose. Une tradition, une erreur, dont on constate la permanence. Un emploi dont la permanence n’est pas assurée. Il se dit aussi en parlant des personnes et signifie état de celui qui reste, qui demeure longtemps …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • permanence — (pèr ma nan s ) s. f. 1°   Durée constante. •   Le temps est la négation d une chose très réelle et souverainement positive, qui est la permanence de l être, FÉN. Exist. II, 2, Éternité.. •   La permanence des âmes, VOLT. Un chrét. contre six… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • PERMANENCE — s. f. Durée constante de quelque chose. Les choses ne restèrent pas toujours en permanence. Un emploi dont la permanence n est pas assurée.   Il se dit aussi en parlant Des personnes, et signifie, État de celui qui reste, qui demeure longtemps… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

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