PERMANENT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of permanent
Definition:
a. remaining without essential change
Example:
The five permanent members of the Security Council will now share the task of making an early assessment of the declaration.
Sentence in Classic:
The corporal replied that Pierre need not worry about that as they had an ambulance and a permanent hospital and arrangements would be made for the sick, and that in general everything that could happen had been foreseen by the authorities.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
At first the General used to receive him with hospitable civility, but permanent concord between them proved impossible; their conversation always merged into dissension and soreness, seeing that, while the General could not bear to be contradicted or worsted in an argument, Tientietnikov was a man of extreme sensitiveness.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
He had meant to keep free from permanent ties, not from any poverty of feeling, but because, in a different way, he was, as much as Lily, the victim of his environment.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
It was when Uncle Henry was giving her an account of her property that he broached the matter of her permanent residence in Atlanta.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
That which exists was for this good and rare priest a permanent subject of sadness which sought consolation.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
It has not yet been recorded that any human being has gained a very large or permanent contentment from meditation upon the fact that he is better off than others.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
But how little of permanent happiness could belong to a couple who were only brought together because their passions were stronger than their virtue, she could easily conjecture.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen Context
The mockery ceased, but the hostility remained, and cold and strained relations became permanent between us.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
Yet the permanent moral expression of each face it was impossible to discover, for as the nimble flames towered, nodded, and swooped through the surrounding air, the blots of shade and flakes of light upon the countenances of the group changed shape and position endlessly.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
I have invented an invaluable permanent invalid called Bunbury, in order that I may be able to go down into the country whenever I choose.
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde Context
He used to wonder at the shallow psychology of those who conceive the ego in man as a thing simple, permanent, reliable, and of one essence.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde Context