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— as in: perennial flower
will bloom again next year.
a flower or other plant that survives all the seasons of the year; or one that lives for over two years
— as in: perennial candidate
Storing food was part of the
battle against winter.
recurring again and again
— as in: a perennial question
There are a some
favorite stories each Christmas. "A Christmas Carol" since 1842 and "It’s a Wonderful Life" since 1946 come to mind.
lasting a long time — seemingly forever
. . . enhancing vocabulary while reading