perennial (not comparable)
- Lasting or remaining active throughout the year, or all the time.
- a perennial stream
- (botany, of a plant) Having a life cycle of more than two years. Compare annual, biennial.
- (figuratively) Continuing without cessation or intermission; perpetual; permanent; unceasing; never failing.
- (figuratively) Enduring; lasting; timeless.
- His artwork has a perennial beauty.
- (figuratively) Recurrent; appearing or recurring again and again.
- Change is a perennial theme in politics.
- (timeless): everlasting, perpetual; see also Thesaurus:eternal
- (recurrent): recurring, repetitious; see also Thesaurus:repetitive
lasting or remaining active throughout the year, or all the time
(of a plant) Having a life cycle of more than two years
continuing without cessation or intermission; perpetual; permanent; unceasing; never failing
enduring; lasting; timeless
recurrent; appearing or recurring again and again
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perennial (plural perennials)
- A perennial plant; a plant that is active throughout the year or survives for more than two growing seasons. Compare annual, biennial.