And the omission or derision of dads in the parent (aka “mommy”) blogosphere is a perennial pet peeve.
Mothers who kill their children are a tragic and yet perennial news sensation.
Does your school or alma mater support its basketball teams, even if they are not perennial March Madness powerhouses?
Scottie the dog, a perennial favorite, and the racecar were added in the 1950s.
And of course there are the perennial stories about how the new models are really fragile and easy to break, or are easy to hack.
It is herbaceous and perennial, and proves hardy in this climate if planted on a well-drained soil of a vegetable character.
The perennial will be the one to suffer, mostly from lack of moisture.
Hippopotami exist in the Lokalueje, so it may be inferred to be perennial, as the inhabitants asserted.
Tea-plants are perennial, and are set about four feet apart on hillsides.
All through the summer the winter Jasmine is covered by a perennial pink Bellbine, that dies in autumn and comes up each spring.
1640s, "evergreen," formed in English from Latin perennis "lasting through the year (or years)," from per- "through" (see per) + annus "year" (see annual). Botanical sense of "Remaining alive through a number of years" is attested from 1670s; figurative meaning of "enduring, permanent" is from 1750. Related: Perennially. For vowel change, see biennial. The noun meaning "a perennial plant" is from 1763.
Adjective Living for three or more years.
Noun A perennial plant. Herbaceous perennials survive winter and drought as underground roots, rhizomes, bulbs, corms, or tubers. Woody perennials, including vines, shrubs, and trees, usually stop growing during winter and drought. Asters, irises, tulips, and peonies are familiar garden perennials. Compare annual, biennial.