imperishable


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im·per·ish·a·ble

 (ĭm-pĕr′ĭ-shə-bəl)
adj.
Not perishable: imperishable food; imperishable hopes.

im·per′ish·a·bil′i·ty, im·per′ish·a·ble·ness n.
im·per′ish·a·bly adv.

imperishable

(ɪmˈpɛrɪʃəbəl)
adj
1. not subject to decay or deterioration: imperishable goods.
2. not likely to be forgotten: imperishable truths.
imˌperishaˈbility, imˈperishableness n
imˈperishably adv

im•per•ish•a•ble

(ɪmˈpɛr ɪ ʃə bəl)

adj.
not subject to decay; enduring.
im•per′ish•a•ble•ness, n.
im•per′ish•a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.imperishable - not perishable
perishable - liable to perish; subject to destruction or death or decay; "this minute and perishable planet"; "perishable foods such as butter and fruit"
2.imperishable - unceasing; "an abiding belief"; "imperishable truths"
lasting, permanent - continuing or enduring without marked change in status or condition or place; "permanent secretary to the president"; "permanent address"; "literature of permanent value"

imperishable

Translations

imperishable

[ɪmˈperɪʃəbl] ADJ [goods] → imperecedero, no perecedero; [memory] → imperecedero

imperishable

[ɪmˈpɛrɪʃəbəl] adj (literary)impérissable

imperishable

adj (lit)unverderblich; (fig)unvergänglich
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Browning has given us the key, and those volumes a delightful gift to our age-record of so much that is richest in the world of things, and men, and their works--all so much the richer by the great intellect, the great imagination, which has made the record, transmuted them into imperishable things of art:--
Two abysmal beasts sprang at each other's throats that day beneath the shadow of earth's oldest cliffs--the man of now and the man-thing of the earliest, forgotten then, imbued by the same deathless passion that has come down unchanged through all the epochs, periods and eras of time from the beginning, and which shall continue to the incalculable end--woman, the imperishable Alpha and Omega of life.
To him, at least, who slumbers here, they have brought an imperishable blessing," answered the other.
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It is unmistakably good up to a certain point, and then unmistakably bad, but with always good enough in it to be forever imperishable.
As if anything imperishable could belong to the perishable
But during this discussion, fruitful in somewhat hazardous theories, the projectile was rapidly leaving the moon: the lineaments faded away from the travelers' eyes, mountains were confused in the distance; and of all the wonderful, strange, and fantastical form of the earth's satellite, there soon remained nothing but the imperishable remembrance.
The warrior may well allow her to triumph on such occasions; they move not the imperishable plinth of things that touch his peace.
From their long slumber, on her side and on mine, those imperishable memories of our past life in Cumberland now awoke, which were one and all alike, the memories of our love.
He bound his sandals on to his comely feet, and slung his silver-studded sword about his shoulders; then he took the imperishable staff of his father, and sallied forth to the ships of the Achaeans.
So originated the wide-spread custom of wearing spectacles in Germany; and as a custom once established in these old lands is imperishable, this one remains universal in the empire to this day.
Presently they came to a place where a little stream of water, trickling over a ledge and carrying a limestone sediment with it, had, in the slow-dragging ages, formed a laced and ruffled Niagara in gleaming and imperishable stone.