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Zeus and the other gods were supposed to be immortal.
  someone who lives forever

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a person of enduring fame
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Strongly Associated with:   mortal, mortal, mortal, mortality, immortalize
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  • Zeus and the other gods were supposed to be immortal.
  • She believes we have an immortal soul.
  • She sought immortality through her writing.
  • Shakespeare is one of the immortals.

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  • What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
    Albert Pike
  • That lady has achieved true immortality, both in the test-tube and in the hearts and minds of scientists the world over,
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • And because the dead tree was no longer immortal, it was no longer famous, nor was our village.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter’s Daughter
  • You told me the gods made you immortal only so long as you were needed to train heroes.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • She is not an immortal.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • ...whether the liquid which it was distilling should be the draught of immortal happiness or misery.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Birthmark

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  • O how the immortal phantoms crowd around me!
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • It makes you feel immortal.
    J.D. Robb  --  Immortal in Death
  • Yes, with Mozart and the immortals.
    Hermann Hesse  --  Steppenwolf
  • "I mean about the Supreme Court’s bid for immortality."
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • If this man can read minds, then immortality seems like the next reasonable step.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • We petrify, you know, immortals, like fossils turn to stone.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • We used to think the same about immortality.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • I looked at the body again, throttled and flayed and drowned and somehow made immortal in the process.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • He explained what he meant by telling me a story which sounded a little like something out of the Old Testament; but which, so Mike assured me, was a part of the semi-religious folklore of the inland Eskimos, who, alas for their immortal souls, were still happily heathen.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • "You mean, immortal, don’t you?"
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • In fact I have always been fascinated by the workings of the heart and lungs, the immortal constancy and vitality of their operation.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • I knew my immortality had been stripped away, but I still considered myself the mighty Apollo!
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • By keeping their stories alive you make them, and yourself, immortal.
    Christopher Paul Curtis  --  Bud, Not Buddy
  • "Fae are immortal," she said.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • It’s immortality I’m after, to be quite honest."
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • The other reason is we’re immortal.
    Gail Carson Levine  --  Ella Enchanted
  • The happiest story being the one about Willie Mays’s very last at-bat in the Minor Leagues, before he went up to the New York Giants and immortality.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Maniac Magee
  • Queen Eula the Immortal.
    Anne Tayler  --  A Spool of Blue Thread
  • As the lightning flashed and the thunder cracked, I, the unsung quarterback of an unsung team, rose up out of that mud not once, but twice, to achieve football immortality.
    Edward Bloor  --  Tangerine
  • The plastic flowers, with their senseless bid for immortality, added an ugliness to the ceremony hard to define.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • Sophie had understood that this brief poem, this enchanted, simply wrought vision with its thronging sound of the eternal, was the handiwork of an American poet whose last name was identical to that of one of the immortal novelists of the world.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • Your father could have made me immortal.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • He’s immortal like an angel but has all the mortal senses.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • We were studying the poetry of Walt Whitman: Jupiter shall emerge, be patient, watch again another night, the Pleiades shall emerge, They are immortal, all those stars both silvery and golden shall shine out again Vacant faces.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • He looked as if someone were about to reveal the secret of immortal life.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • Maybe because immortality is rapidly becoming the third person in our relationship, Alec.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • The proles were immortal, you could not doubt it when you looked at that valiant figure in the yard.
    George Orwell  --  1984
  • Anthony Marston, in the height of his youth and manhood, had seemed like a being who was immortal.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • He stands, as though in physical pain, slowly rising to his feet with a great immortal longing to find his answer.
    Arthur Miller  --  The Crucible
  • It also produces the Elixir of Life, which will make the drinker immortal.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • The soul is immortal—well then, if I shall always live I must have lived before, lived for a whole eternity.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • His favorite book was Steven Pressfield’s Gates of Fire, the story of the immortal stand of the Spartans at Thermopylae.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Do what I tell you, and immortality awaits you!
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Nevertheless, an Olympic pool is an Olympic pool, touched by immortal glory.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • When they become such, there comes with the change the curse of immortality.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • I have lost the immortal part of myself, and what remains is bestial.
    William Shakespeare  --  Othello, the Moor of Venice
  • He had partially unveiled the face of Nature, but her immortal lineaments were still a wonder and a mystery.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • What I was, even I do not know… I, who have gone further than anybody along the path that leads to immortality.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • They were immortal unless blade or poison took them.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon
  • ’I knew that my son’s poems were immortal,’ he said to the angel through his tears.
    Paulo Coelho  --  The Alchemist
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Associated words [difficulty]:   immortal [1] , mortal [1] , mortal [2] , mortal [2] , mortality [2] , immortalize [6] , mortal [1] , mortal [2] , mortal [2] , mortality [2] , immortalize [6]
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