NounContinuity (countable and uncountable; plural continuities)
- Lack of interruption or disconnection; the quality of being continuous in space or time.
- (uncountable, mathematics) A characteristic property of a continuous function.
- A narrative device in episodic fiction where previous and/or future events in a story series are accounted for in present stories.
Adjectives for Continuity
historic; unbroken; inexplicable; longsighted; strict; general; agreeable; grim.
Antonyms for Continuity
connectedness, connection, consecution, consecutiveness, consistency, consonance, constancy, constant flow, continualness, continuance, continuation, contrivance, correspondence, cue, degree, denouement, descent, design, development, device, duration, duree, endurance, episode, equability, equanimity, equilibrium, evenness, extension, fable, falling action, following, gimmick, gradation, hierarchy, homogeneity, incessancy, incident, lastingness, lengthening, libretto, line, lineage, lines, local color, logical sequence, maintenance, monolithism, mood, motif, movement, mythos, noninterruption, order, order of succession, orderliness, oscillation, period, peripeteia, perpetuation, perpetuity, perseverance, persistence, place, plan, playbook, plot, posteriority, postposition, procession, progress, progression, prolongation, protraction, psychological time, pulsation, pursuance, quick fire, rank, rapid fire, rapid recurrence, rapid succession, rapidity, recognition, regularity, repetition, rising action, rotation, run, scenario, scene plot, scheme, score, script, secondary plot, sequence, serial order, series, shooting script, side, slant, space, space-time, stability, staccato, staying power, steadfastness, steadiness, story, straight course, structure, stuttering, subject, subjunction, subordination, subplot, succession, successiveness, suffixation, sustained action, sustainment, sustenance, switch, tattoo, tense, term, text, the future, the past, the present, thematic development, theme, tide, time, timebinding, tone, topic, twist, uniformity, unintermission, uninterrupted course, uninterruption, unity, unremittingness, unruffledness, vibration, way, while
- (RP) IPA: /ˌkɒntɪˈnjuːəti/, SAMPA: /%kQntI"nju:@ti/
- (US) IPA: /ˌkɑntɪˈn(j)uːəti/, SAMPA: /%kAntI"n(j)u:@ti/
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