ceaselessness


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cease·less

 (sēs′lĭs)
adj.
Without stop or pause; constant. See Synonyms at continual.

cease′less·ly adv.
cease′less·ness n.

ceaselessness

(ˈsiːsləsnəs)
n
the quality of being uninterrupted or not stopping
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ceaselessness - the quality of something that continues without end or interruption
endlessness - the property of being (or seeming to be) without end

ceaselessness

noun
References in classic literature ?
It was the ceaselessness of the work which tried her so severely, and began to make her wish that she had never some to Flintcomb-Ash.
After The Register-Guard reported the Darfur challenge, the phones of Schenck and fellow committee member Polly Ashworth started ringing with the ceaselessness of Salvation Army Santas.
On the other hand, nineteenth-century narratives by William and Ellen Craft, William Wells Brown, and Frederick Douglass serve to demonstrate for Butler the founding of a lineage in African American writing of non-teleological journeys; that is, movement not so much to a final place--say, the North--but movement that in its ceaselessness and its incompletion valorizes "becoming" over "being," since, after all, the public states of being, status, or place historically permitted to African Americans contradicted the ambitions or hopes that impelled their movement in the first place.