Definition of immortality in English:

immortality

noun

  • The ability to live forever; eternal life.

    ‘eating the fruit gave the gods immortality’
    • ‘The leaden poems have won him immortality as the world's worst poet and now he is to be cast in bronze.’
    • ‘The villain achieves a kind of immortality by using a device called the Lazarus Pit to rejuvenate his aged body.’
    • ‘No one can write a book aspiring to immortality, for it would then court both ridicule and certain mortality.’
    • ‘Later, in a remarkable and rare testament to sporting immortality, he gave his name to an entire housing development.’
    • ‘A less driven woman might have been content with such generous helpings of immortality, but she was not that placid woman.’
    eternal life, everlasting life, deathlessness, everlastingness, endlessness, perpetuity
    timelessness, legendary status
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Pronunciation

immortality

/ˌɪ(m)ˌmɔrˈtælədi//ˌi(m)ˌmôrˈtalədē/