In his final message, Carson choked back tears while thanking fans for their continual support.
Before the restraining effects of governments, he argued, we lived in “continual fear and danger of violent death.”
Coping with drought and marginal soils was a continual struggle.
early 14c., continuell, from Old French continuel (12c.), from Latin continuus (see continue). That which is continual is that which is either always going on or recurs at short intervals and never comes to an end; that which is continuous is that in which there is no break between the beginning and the end. Related: Continually (c.1300, contynuelliche).