aeonian


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ae·o·ni·an

 (ē-ō′nē-ən)
adj.
Variant of eonian.

aeonian

(iːˈəʊnɪən) or

eonian

adj
everlasting

ae•o•ni•an

or e•o•ni•an

(iˈoʊ ni ən)

adj.
eternal; everlasting.
[1755–65; < Greek aiṓni(os) (adj. derivative of aiṓn eon) + -an1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.aeonian - of or relating to a geological eon (longer than an era)
2.aeonian - continuing forever or indefinitelyaeonian - continuing forever or indefinitely; "the ageless themes of love and revenge"; "eternal truths"; "life everlasting"; "hell's perpetual fires"; "the unending bliss of heaven"
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"
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Birth and life have their place in the detritus and 'the rancid shallows', but are immediately qualified and implicitly trumped by death, or the aeonian silence of the extinguished past: 'Salt rocky chink, nude silted cleft give off / Birth smell, death smell.
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They recognise the crocodile tears that wet this aeonian waste of life.
AEonian music measuring out The steps of Time--the shocks of Chance--The blows of Death.
the aeonian order (to be followed by the historical birth and death of
Hence the Divine, which effects this vast, aeonian movement, must be recognized as the prime mover and actual effective power in all moral endeavor.
Even the gleaming surfaces cannot dispel the close air of fossilized trace that envelopes the sculpture, and Scaff seems to float as much within an aeonian order of time as in real space.
So word by word, and line by line, The dead man touched me from the past, And all at once it seemed at last The living soul was flashed on mine, And mine in this was wound, and whirled About empyreal heights of thought, And came on that which is, and caught The deep pulsations of the world, Aeonian music measuring out The steps of Time--the shocks of Chance--The blows of Death.
The utopian plan involves a social transcendence towards a Platonic plane of purer exchange in music and communal arcadia, which existed in the imagined past, and will exist again in an imagined future: "It is said that at some time in our aeonian past our speech was song only when we lived in a universe of sound and music; and I think that thought is true.
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During aeonian stretches of oppressive silence, interspersed with "All of our customer service representatives are currently .