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perpetuated, past tense; perpetuates, 3rd person singular present; perpetuating, present participle; perpetuated, past participle;
Make (something, typically an undesirable situation or an unfounded belief) continue indefinitely
- the law
the interests of the ruling class
Preserve (something valued) from oblivion or extinction
- how did these first humans survive to
cause to continue or prevail; "perpetuate a myth"
(perpetuation) prolongation: the act of prolonging something; "there was an indefinite prolongation of the peace talks"
To make perpetual; To prolong the existence of
(perpetuated) cause to exist for a long time
(perpetuation) an event that repeats itself without the need for maintenance.
To cause something to continue; to preserve from oblivion
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