They will not change the minds of Israelis who would rather live in perpetual war than leave the land they say belongs to them.
Most Americans know little about John Boehner, except for his perpetual tan.
The perpetual problem is the ease with which criminals obtain guns in more lax states and smuggle them into New York.
mid-14c., from Old French perpetuel "without end" (12c.) and directly from Latin perpetualis "universal," in Medieval Latin "permanent," from perpetuus "continuous, universal," from perpetis, genitive of Old Latin perpes "lasting," probably from per- "through" + root of petere "to seek, go to, aim at" (see petition (n.)). Related: Perpetually. Perpetual motion is attested from 1590s.