- without beginning or end; eternal; everlasting.
- referring or restricted to no particular time: the timeless beauty of great music.
Origin of timeless
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2. enduring, lasting, abiding, permanent.
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Examples from the Web for timeless
Week after week, The Daily Beast features classic stories from the past that prove great writing is timeless.The Best of The Stacks: Mencken, Mel Brooks, Allman Brothers, and More
December 27, 2014
Poets are drawn to timeless things: leaves, seasons, the seaside, the moon.What the Forward Prize Doesn’t Recognize About Poets
July 13, 2014
(Netflix, June 13) Tarzan (1999) Relive your child with the timeless Tarzan and his feisty friend Jane.9 New Movies to Stream on Netflix This June
The Daily Beast
June 9, 2014
Amid it all, Delevingne has found the time to extend her CV, this time with an acting gig in a new TV drama, Timeless.Cara Delevingne Gets a TV Gig; Dior Documentary to Debut at Tribeca Film Festival
The Fashion Beast Team
March 5, 2014
Once she became enmeshed in the acting world, she turned to some timeless Hollywood icons for sartorial guidance.Lupita Nyong’o Discusses Her Style Inspirations and Red Carpet Fashion
February 24, 2014
Though we march to the music of our time, our mission is timeless.
For a timeless instant, he examined a cushion which lay just before his eyes.The Best Made Plans
Everett B. Cole
He is the One who was, is, and is to come, the timeless and only permanent Being.Expositions of Holy Scripture
When he came to, as if from sleep, he seemed to be sitting in a timeless stillness.The Rainbow
D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Theirs is a sort of Nirvana, a timeless, dimensionless existence.Hunters Out of Space
Joseph Everidge Kelleam
- unaffected or unchanged by time; ageless
- an archaic word for untimely
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Word Origin and History for timeless
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