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Definition of Lasting

  • Existing or continuing a long while; enduring; as, a lasting good or evil; a lasting color.
  • Continuance; endurance.
  • A species of very durable woolen stuff, used for women's shoes; everlasting.
  • The act or process of shaping on a last.
  • continuing or enduring without marked change in status or condition or place
  • retained; not shed

How to use lasting in a sentence. Lasting pronunciation.

To leave it upon any lower plane than this, is to rob it of its highest functions and to paralyze it of lasting power for good in any direction.
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This was in mid-winter, when storms were frequent and the snows deep and lasting.
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The incident made a serious and lasting impression on young C's mind.
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A long time ago, we tried many remedies and physicians, with no lasting good results, and were expecting she would remain an invalid.
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A very singular circumstance in this connection was the fact that Sunday afternoon at Saint-Cloud the weather was beautiful, while the streets of Paris were flooded with a heavy shower lasting some time, and on Monday there was rain at Saint-Cloud, while the weather was magnificent in Paris, as if the fates had decreed that nothing should lessen the splendor of the cortege, or the brilliancy of the wonderful illuminations of that evening.
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He did measureless harm; more real and lasting harm, perhaps, than any other individual that ever wrote.
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They are dramas of the Dumas type, conventional, not without cleverness, but making no lasting mark.
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They thought it only natural he should be pained at so sudden a catastrophe, and that his conscience should be disturbed; but they were astonished when this impression prolonged itself from day to day, until it took the appearance of a lasting sentiment.
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A most extraordinary storm lasting for no more than an hour, if that, and then dispersing into a fine evening.
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Matthias Boehnisch's illness was of short duration, lasting only from the 27th of September to the 3rd of October.
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Nutchook's nap is a series of "cat-naps," each lasting about ten seconds, and after each he lifts his head and looks around.
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Yet one lasting work those monks of Crowland seem to have done, besides those firm dykes and rich corn-lands of the Porsand, which endure unto this day.
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Until all nations and peoples become united by the bonds of the Holy Spirit in this real fraternity, until national and international prejudices are effaced in the reality of this spiritual brotherhood, true progress, prosperity and lasting happiness will not be attained by man.
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This is the most great unity, and its results are lasting if humanity adheres to it; but mankind has hitherto violated it, adhering to sectarian or other limited unities such as racial, patriotic or unity of self-interests; therefore no great results have been forthcoming.
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Consider how His heavenly sovereignty is still permanent and lasting.
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She had loved him with a love that was kind and lasting, there was more than sensuality in it, it was almost maternal; he had always known that it was a precious thing for which with all his soul he should thank the gods.
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There's no colour like white, madam; it's so lasting, so genteel.
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If any man ever loved his country, and devoted all the energies of his mind and soul to promote its welfare and secure its lasting union, that man was the illustrious Senator from Kentucky, whose eloquent pleadings were household words for nearly half a century throughout the length and breadth of the land.
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And, as showing his earnest conscientiousness, these familiar words: "With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation's wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and orphans; to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.
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She thought afterwards over his words; but worldly life is not easily accessible to any lasting impressions save those of vanity and love.
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Examples of Lasting

Example #1
The promises of God are conditioned upon our being in this state of heart toward God.
Example #2
The use of prayer is to bring us into communion with God, for the growth of the spiritual life, that is ours by faith in Christ Jesus.
Example #3
One evening when the storm was at its highest, this old couple found themselves without a particle of food in the house.
Example #4
This son was at length taken sick with a fever, and unable to minister to his parents' wants.
Example #5
In the morning, as C. was returning home, he came by his father's house; his mother, espying his pail, wished to know where he had been.
Example #6
The old man having asked C. how he came to visit them, he replied he didn't know, but supposed God had sent him, as he had awoke and couldn't again sleep on account of thought of him.