Definition of permanent :
Continuing in the same state, or without any change that destroys form or character; remaining unaltered or unremoved; abiding; durable; fixed; stable; lasting; as, a permanent impression.
backcomb, undying, continuing, resisting, holding, irreversible, continue, comb, unchanging, dateless, deathless, unfailing, comb out, living, blow-dry, standing, condition, cornrow, wearing, long-lived, indissoluble, forever, perennial, indefinite, Perm, unbroken, tough, braid, unremitting, sound, old, unending, hard, robust, permanent wave, impenetrable, unyielding, ageless, tenacious, long-standing, hardy, crimp, long-lasting, perdurable, sturdy, barbershop, strong, imperishable, resistant
permanent (part of speech: adjective)
stable (part of speech: adjective)
perpetual (part of speech: adjective)
- This, once done properly, is permanent. - "The Future of Road-making in America", Archer Butler Hulbert.
- The worthy man had given her two little boys, and the three of them kept her in such permanent order that to be in the presence of Courtier was the greatest pleasure she knew. - "The Patrician", John Galsworthy.
- If a sound solution of a permanent nature can be found for this problem, the Congress ought not to hesitate to adopt it. - "State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge", Calvin Coolidge.