for ever - definition and synonyms

  1. used for saying that a situation will always continue in the future, or will continue for a very long time

    It looks as though we’re stuck here for ever – the road’s still blocked.

    for ever and ever:

    Let’s just have it as a secret between us for ever and ever.

    gone for ever:

    The old way of life is gone for ever.

See also main entry: ever