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adjective as in ongoing

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Perhaps deGrom can continue to defy aging curves and pitch at an elite level well into his 30s.

“As his writing progressed and the scope of the memoirs continued to grow, he ultimately decided to write two volumes,” Drake said.

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The coronavirus pandemic continues to surge in several states across the country, and while new cases have declined since a late-July spike, millions remain unemployed.

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Expect to see full-frame cameras continue to shrink, especially if Sony sells a ton of these.

To continue to serve that mission, we have to focus, as he said, on measurable sustainable outcomes.

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He went on to say that even such double horrors had never kept cops from continuing on.

Late Thursday night, the House passed the combination continuing resolution/omnibus spending bill by a vote of 219-206.

It was after Brown refused, cursing at him and continuing to walk in the street, that Wilson said he made the connection.

Some of it is continuing fascination with the Rockefeller family.

More than 150 passengers on a California cruise ship came down with norovirus, continuing a trend that happens every year.

"Mother would be awfully cross if you walked through that ditch," says Judy, continuing a conversation.

“But we ought to pony up the money for his support like good sports,” said Darry, continuing to growl.

A few continuing to fire after the main body had surrendered, an indiscriminate slaughter ensued.

Continuing thus, in the course of a month we shall be at more than 20 yards depth, and have many mines in full activity.

We find it was a town hand, said Blathers, continuing his report; for the style of work is first-rate.


On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to continuing, such as: chronic, enduring, lasting, advancing, maintaining, and persevering.

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