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Princeton's WordNet

  1. continuous, uninterrupted(adj)

    continuing in time or space without interruption

    "a continuous rearrangement of electrons in the solar atoms results in the emission of light"- James Jeans; "a continuous bout of illness lasting six months"; "lived in continuous fear"; "a continuous row of warehouses"; "a continuous line has no gaps or breaks in it"; "moving midweek holidays to the nearest Monday or Friday allows uninterrupted work weeks"

    continuous, uninterrupted

    noncontinuous, disjunct, disrupted, discontinuous

  2. continuous(adj)

    of a function or curve; extending without break or irregularity


    disjunct, discontinuous, disrupted, noncontinuous


  1. continuous(adjective)

    constant, uninterrupted, incessant, never-ending, continual, ongoing, connected, unbroken, unending, unceasing

    broken, intermittent, discrete, interrupted, discontinuous, unbroken, disjoint, stepwise, disconnected

  2. continuous(adjective)

    Without break, cessation, or interruption; without intervening time.

    unbroken, constant, ongoing, continual, never-ending, unending, uninterrupted, connected, unceasing, incessant

    unbroken, stepwise, discontinuous, disjoint, discrete, broken, disconnected, interrupted, intermittent

  3. continuous(adjective)

    Without intervening space; continued; protracted; extended.

    incessant, constant, continual, unbroken, connected, never-ending, ongoing, unceasing, uninterrupted, unending

    disconnected, intermittent, interrupted, broken, unbroken, stepwise, disjoint, discontinuous, discrete

  4. continuous(adjective)

    Not deviating or varying from uniformity; not interrupted; not joined or articulated.

    ongoing, connected, unceasing, constant, never-ending, incessant, unbroken, continual, uninterrupted, unending

    unbroken, intermittent, disjoint, discrete, interrupted, broken, stepwise, disconnected, discontinuous

  5. continuous(adjective)

    Such that, for every \uE00028028\uE001 in the domain, for each small open interval \uE00028029\uE001 about \uE00028030\uE001, there's an interval containing \uE00028031\uE001 whose image is in \uE00028032\uE001.

    ongoing, connected, unending, continual, unbroken, uninterrupted, never-ending, incessant, constant, unceasing

    stepwise, discontinuous, intermittent, discrete, disconnected, disjoint, unbroken, broken, interrupted

  6. continuous(adjective)

    Such that each open set in the range has an open preimage.

    constant, ongoing, uninterrupted, incessant, unceasing, never-ending, connected, unending, continual, unbroken

    discontinuous, broken, stepwise, intermittent, unbroken, disjoint, interrupted, discrete, disconnected

  7. continuous(adjective)

    Expressing an ongoing action or state.

    connected, unending, continual, ongoing, never-ending, unceasing, incessant, uninterrupted, constant, unbroken

    discontinuous, interrupted, stepwise, disjoint, discrete, unbroken, disconnected, intermittent, broken

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. continuous

    Continuous describes that which is absolutely without pause or break; continual, that which often intermits, but as regularly begins again. A continuous beach is exposed to the continual beating of the waves. A similar distinction is made between incessant and ceaseless. The incessant discharge of firearms makes the ceaseless roar of battle. Constant is sometimes used in the sense of continual; but its chief uses are mental and moral.

    ceaseless, constant, continual, incessant, invariable, perpetual, regular, unbroken, unceasing, uninterrupted, unremitting, unvarying

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. continuous(a.)

    connected, continued, extended, unbroken, uninterrupted, unintermitted

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