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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ee-oh-nee-uh n]
    • /iˈoʊ ni ən/
    • /iːˈəʊniən/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ee-oh-nee-uh n]
    • /iˈoʊ ni ən/

Definitions of aeonian word

  • adjective aeonian everlasting 3
  • adjective aeonian lasting for eons; eternal 3
  • adjective aeonian eternal; everlasting. 1
  • noun aeonian Alternative spelling of eonian. 1

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Origin of aeonian

First appearance:

before 1755
One of the 47% newest English words
1755-65; < Greek aiṓni(os) (aiṓn aeon + -ios adj. suffix) + -an

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Parts of speech for Aeonian


aeonian popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 61% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 71% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

aeonian usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for aeonian

adj aeonian

  • ceaseless — If something, often something unpleasant, is ceaseless, it continues for a long time without stopping or changing.
  • unceasing — not ceasing or stopping; continuous: an unceasing flow of criticism.
  • around-the-clock — all day and all night
  • continuous — A continuous process or event continues for a period of time without stopping.
  • steady — firmly placed or fixed; stable in position or equilibrium: a steady ladder.

adjective aeonian

  • continual — A continual process or situation happens or exists without stopping.

Antonyms for aeonian

adj aeonian

  • completed — having all parts or elements; lacking nothing; whole; entire; full: a complete set of Mark Twain's writings.
  • infrequent — happening or occurring at long intervals or rarely: infrequent visits.
  • occasional — occurring or appearing at irregular or infrequent intervals; occurring now and then: an occasional headache.
  • discontinuous — not continuous; broken; interrupted; intermittent: a discontinuous chain of mountains; a discontinuous argument.
  • intermittent — stopping or ceasing for a time; alternately ceasing and beginning again: an intermittent pain.

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