Meaning of perpetuity
Pronunciation: (pûr"pi-t'i-tē, -ty'-), [key]
— pl. -ties.
- the state or character of being perpetual (often prec. by in): to desire happiness in perpetuity.
- endless or indefinitely long duration or existence; eternity.
- something that is perpetual.
- an annuity paid for life.
- an interest under which property is less than completely alienable for longer than the law allows.
- perpetuity (Thesaurus)