Definition of permansive in English:

permansive

adjective

Grammar
  • Of an aspect or tense: denoting a continuing or permanent state.

noun

Grammar
  • A permansive aspect or tense. rare.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From classical Latin permāns-, past participial stem of permanēre to remain + -ive.

Pronunciation

permansive

/pəːˈmansɪv/