HyperDic: eternity

English > 3 senses of the word eternity:
NOUNtimeeternity, infinitytime without end
stateeternity, timelessness, timeless existencea state of eternal existence believed in some religions to characterize the afterlife
timeeternitya seemingly endless time interval (waiting)
eternity > pronunciation
Soundsihter'nahtiy; iyter'nahtiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > eternity: 3 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningTime without end.
Synonyminfinity
Narroweralpha and omegaThe first and last
BroadertimeThe continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
Spanisheternidad, infinidad, infinito
Catalaneternitat, infinitat, infinit
English > eternity: 3 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA state of eternal existence believed in some religions to characterize the afterlife.
Synonymstimelessness, timeless existence
Broaderbeing, beingness, existence, face of the earthThe state or fact of existing
Spanishatemporalidad, eternidad
Catalanatemporalitat, eternitat
Adjectiveseternalcontinuing forever or indefinitely
English > eternity: 3 senses > noun 3, time
MeaningA seemingly endless time interval (waiting).
Broadertime interval, intervalA definite length of time marked off by two instants
Spanisheternidad
Adjectiveseternaltiresomely long

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