State of not having an immediate ending. For example, a union
may tell union workers that negotiation
meetings have been continuing on for months, days, or in some cases, years, with no end in sight
Occurring in a cyclical
or repetitious pattern
without pause; without ceasing or stopping. Supervisors may advise
subordinates that continuing to observe safety
rules by wearing helmets may prevent accidents.
Resuming or restarting something that was stopped or paused for some time
before, though exact periods of times may vary. For example, a person
working on a project
may be halted for hours or even years before continuing again.