cease´less|ness


cease´less|ness
cease|less «SEES lihs», adjective.
going on all the time; never stopping; continual: »

ceaseless effort, the ceaseless roar of the falls.

SYNONYM(S): incessant, unceasing, perpetual.
cease´less|ly, adverb.
cease´less|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cease´less|ly — cease|less «SEES lihs», adjective. going on all the time; never stopping; continual: »ceaseless effort, the ceaseless roar of the falls. SYNONYM(S): incessant, unceasing, perpetual. –cease´less|ly, adverb. –cease´less|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • cease|less — «SEES lihs», adjective. going on all the time; never stopping; continual: »ceaseless effort, the ceaseless roar of the falls. SYNONYM(S): incessant, unceasing, perpetual. –cease´less|ly, adverb. –cease´less|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

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  • less — less·est; less·ness; let·ter·less; li·cense·less; lid·less; life·less; life·less·ly; life·less·ness; light·less; light·less·ness; limb·less; lime·less; lim·it·less; line·less; lint·less; lip·less; list·less; list·less·ly; list·less·ness;… …   English syllables

  • ness — ness·ber·ry; ness·ler·iza·tion; ness·ler·ize; ness·ler s; new·fan·gled·ness; new·ness; news·i·ness; nice·ness; nig·gard·li·ness; nig·gard·ness; nigh·ness; nip·pi·ness; no·ble·ness; nois·i·ness; non·cha·lant·ness; north·er·li·ness; north·ness;… …   English syllables

  • cease — cease; cease·less; de·cease; sur·cease; cease·less·ly; cease·less·ness; …   English syllables

  • stanch´ness — stanch1 «stnch, stahnch, stanch», transitive verb. 1. to stop or check the flow of (blood or other fluid). 2. to stop or check the flow of blood from (a wound). 3. Obsolete. to satisfy (thirst or hunger). 4. Obsolete. to put an end to (strife,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stanch´less — stanch1 «stnch, stahnch, stanch», transitive verb. 1. to stop or check the flow of (blood or other fluid). 2. to stop or check the flow of blood from (a wound). 3. Obsolete. to satisfy (thirst or hunger). 4. Obsolete. to put an end to (strife,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stint´less — stint1 «stihnt», verb, noun. –v.t. 1. to keep on short allowance; be saving or careful in using or spending; limit: »The parents stinted themselves of food to give it to their children. 2. Archaic. to stop; cease. –v.i. 1. be saving; get along on …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|ces´sant|ness — in|ces|sant «ihn SEHS uhnt», adjective. never stopping; continual: »The roar of Niagara Falls is incessant. The incessant noise from the factory kept me awake all night. SYNONYM(S): ceaseless, constant. ╂[< Late Latin incessāns, antis… …   Useful english dictionary