Continuous and Interrupted


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Continuous adjective – Going on and on without any interruptions.
Interrupted is an antonym for continuous in topics: constant, uninterrupted.
Nearby Words: continued, continuing, continual, continuation, continuity
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Interrupted adjective – Discontinued temporarily.
Continuous is an antonym for interrupted in uninterrupted topic.
Nearby Words: interrupt, interruption, interrupting, interrupter, interruptedly
Antonyms for Interrupted
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  • Leave the Camera Running This is used in what is probably the most infamous scene from The Exorcist III... a single continuous shot of a hospital nurse station in which nothing much happens for several minutes, abruptly interrupted at the very end by a killer lunging at the nurse with a pair of hedge shears.
  • Video Game / Steredenn Few enemies are resistant to it, it cuts through lines of fighters easily, and unless the beam is interrupted, you can usually just keep it trained on an enemy to deal continuous damage until they're dead.
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