What is another word for continual?

1915 synonyms found


[ kəntˈɪnjuːə͡l], [ kəntˈɪnjuːə‍l], [ k_ə_n_t_ˈɪ_n_j_uː_əl]

When we use the term "continual," we refer to something that is happening without interruption. Some synonyms that you can use instead of "continual" include continuous, constant, recurring, persistent, unbroken, ongoing, uninterrupted, unceasing, incessant, and nonstop. Each of these words conveys a similar meaning to "continual," but with subtle differences. For instance, "unbroken" suggests that something is not interrupted at all, whereas "persistent" refers to something that remains even when there are obstacles in the way. Therefore, choose a synonym that resonates best with the context in which it is being used.

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What are the opposite words for continual?

Antonyms for the word "Continual" include "intermittent," "sporadic," "periodic," "discontinuous," "irregular," "occasional," and "broken." These words describe the opposite of something that goes on without interruption, something that happens irregularly, occasionally, or in intervals. Intermittent refers to something that occurs at intervals or alternates between periods of activity and inactivity. Sporadic means occurring irregularly or infrequently, while periodic refers to something that happens at regular intervals. Discontinuous is an antonym that describes something that is interrupted or happens in distinct separate parts, rather than continuing without interruption. Irregular and occasional refer to something that happens irregularly or infrequently. Finally, broken means something that is fragmented into pieces or obstructed.

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Usage examples for Continual

The thought excited her greatly, and Amalia found it necessary to keep continual watch lest she wander off down the trail in the direction they had taken, and be lost.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
But all that I hear of Ireland represents the people as if in a continual struggle for mere existence, and actually in a daily state of dependence on the will of somebody above them.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
From 1478 onwards he seems to have been in continual financial trouble.
"Fine Books"
Alfred W. Pollard

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