Continuous and Continual


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Continuous adjective – Going on and on without any interruptions.
Usage example: a city that has been under continuous bombardment for three days

Continual is a synonym for continuous in continue topic. In some cases you can use "Continual" instead an adjective "Continuous", when it comes to topics like uninterrupted, lasting, ongoing. popular alternative
Nearby Words: continued, continuing, continual, continuation, continuity
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Continual adjective – Going on and on without any interruptions.
Usage example: the castaways hoped that the continual broadcast of the distress signal would eventually attract attention

Continuous is a synonym for continual in constant topic. You can use "Continuous" instead an adjective "Continual", if it concerns topics such as continue, uninterrupted, lasting, ceaseless. popular alternative
Nearby Words: continuous, continued, continuing, continuation, continuity
Synonyms for Continual

Things that words describes

fire continuous fire continual fire
state continuous state continual state
service continuous service continual service
process continuous process continual process
Other nouns: conflict, pressure, series, chain, development, use, cycle, creation, shot, exposure, damage, frustration, source, war, attacks, efforts, references.
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