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perpetual
used in King Lear

2 uses
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Definition
continuing forever without change

or:

occurring so frequently it seems continual
  • Of all these bounds, even from this line to this, With shadowy forests and with champains rich'd, With plenteous rivers and wide-skirted meads, We make thee lady: to thine and Albany's issue Be this perpetual.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A Room of State in King Lear's Palace (22% in)
  • When I desired their leave that I might pity him, they took from me the use of mine own house; charged me on pain of perpetual displeasure, neither to speak of him, entreat for him, nor any way sustain him.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — A Room in Gloster's Castle (20% in)

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