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[uhn-dahy-ing] /ʌnˈdaɪ ɪŋ/
deathless; unending.
Origin of undying
1250-1300; Middle English; see un-1, dying
Related forms
undyingly, adverb
unceasing, immortal, perpetual, enduring. Unabridged
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  • The civilian employees are an integral part of the department and their undying dedication is hereby recognized.
  • He always has cheerfulness in his heart and an undying desire to help.
British Dictionary definitions for undying


unending; eternal
Derived Forms
undyingly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for undying

c.1300, "immortal," from un- (1) "not" + present participle of die (v.). Figurative sense, of feelings, etc., is recorded from c.1765.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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