Definition of lasting adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈlɑːstɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlæstɪŋ//
[usually before noun]
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continuing to exist or to have an effect for a long time synonym durable Her words left a lasting impression on me. I formed several lasting friendships at college. The training was of no lasting value. see also long-lastingExtra examples It’s a solution that could bring lasting peace. The shock can have a sudden and lasting effect. The stories made a lasting impression on me. They formed a lasting friendship.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lasting