permanence [pur-muh-nuhns] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Synonyms:||dependability, durability, immutability, permanency, perpetuation, stability|
|Concept:||[Absence of change.] Permanence.|
|Category:||1. SIMPLE CHANGE|
let alone, let be, let it be; persist, remain, stay, tarry, rest; stet [copy editing]; hold, hold on; last, endure, bide, abide, aby, dwell, maintain, keep; stand, stand still, stand fast; subsist, live, outlive, survive; hold one's ground, keep one's ground, hold one's footing, keep one's footing; hold good.
in statu quo; for good, finally; at a stand, at a standstill; uti possidetis; without a shadow of turning.
esto perpetua ["Let (it) be perpetual" (Latin)]; nolumus leges Angliae mutari ["We do not wish the laws of England to be changed" (Latin)]; j'y suis et j'y reste ["I am here and here I remain" (French)].
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