- sem·pi·ter·nal·ly, adverb
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How to use sempiternal in a sentence
The sempiternal effluence streams abroad Spreading, wherever charity extends.The Vision of Purgatory, Complete | Dante Alighieri
For a moment that seemed sempiternal a kind of horrible silence reigned over the room.The Duke's Motto | Justin Huntly McCarthy
sempiternal, sem-pi-tėr′nal, adj. everlasting: endless—also Semp′itern.
Her answer was that the rape was committed in the dortour, where she durst not cry because it was a place of sempiternal silence.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete. | Francois Rabelais
Wherefore he is neither now or then, but sempiternal and for ever.
British Dictionary definitions for sempiternal
literary everlasting; eternal
- sempiternally, adverb
- sempiternity (ˌsɛmpɪˈtɜːnɪtɪ), noun
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