Meaning of LASTING in English


/ ˈlɑːstɪŋ; NAmE ˈlæstɪŋ/ adjective

[ usually before noun ] continuing to exist or to have an effect for a long time

SYN durable :

Her words left a lasting impression on me.

I formed several lasting friendships at college.

The training was of no lasting value.

—see also long-lasting

►  last·ing·ly adverb

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