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Definition 1: any of various plants of various genera of the family Compositae having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for everlasting in the sense of this definition

(everlasting is a kind of ...) considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, characterized by florets arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers

(... is a kind of everlasting ) mostly widely cultivated species of everlasting flowers having usually purple flowers; southern Europe to Iran; naturalized elsewhere

(... is a kind of everlasting ) Australian annual everlasting having light pink nodding flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Helipterum

(... is a kind of everlasting ) shrub with white woolly branches and woolly leaves having fragrant flowers forming long sprays; flowers suitable for drying; sometimes placed in genus Helichrysum

(... is a kind of everlasting ) any of various plants of the genus Helipterum

(... is a kind of everlasting ) Australian plant naturalized in Spain having flowers of lemon yellow to deep gold; the frequent choice of those who love dried flowers

(... is a kind of everlasting ) any of numerous plants of the genus Gnaphalium having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color

(... is a kind of everlasting ) an American everlasting having foliage with soft wooly hairs and corymbose heads with pearly white bracts

(... is a kind of everlasting ) flower of southwestern Australia having bright pink daisylike papery flowers; grown for drying

(... is a member of everlasting) plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia

Definition 2: continuing forever or indefinitely - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where everlasting or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the ageless themes of love and revenge
  • eternal truths
  • life everlasting
  • hell's perpetual fires
  • the unending bliss of heaven

Synonyms for everlasting in the sense of this definition

(everlasting is similar to ...) continuing or enduring without marked change in status or condition or place

"permanent secretary to the president" "permanent address" "literature of permanent value"

Definition 3: without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where everlasting or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an arrant fool
  • a complete coward
  • a consummate fool
  • a double-dyed villain
  • gross negligence
  • a perfect idiot
  • pure folly
  • what a sodding mess
  • stark staring mad
  • a thorough nuisance
  • a thoroughgoing villain
  • utter nonsense
  • the unadulterated truth

Synonyms for everlasting in the sense of this definition

(everlasting is similar to ...) not diminished or moderated in intensity or severity; sometimes used as an intensifier

"unmitigated suffering" "an unmitigated horror" "an unmitigated lie"

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