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perpetual
used in The Souls of Black Folk

3 uses
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Definition
continuing forever without change

or:

occurring so frequently it seems continual
  • The two great obstacles which confronted the officials were the tyrant and the idler,—the slaveholder who was determined to perpetuate slavery under another name; and, the freedman who regarded freedom as perpetual rest,—the Devil and the Deep Sea.
    Chapter 2 (66% in)
  • They must perpetually discuss the "Negro Problem,"—must live, move, and have their being in it, and interpret all else in its light or darkness.
    Chapter 10 (71% in)
  • He used perpetually to set the quiet dining-room into waves of merriment, as he stole to his place after the bell had tapped for prayers; he seemed so perfectly awkward.
    Chapter 13 (5% in)

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