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  • EN [ pɒˈsterəti]
  • US [ pɑːˈsterəti]

English definition


  • 1. all of the offspring of a given progenitor;

    • "we must secure the benefits of freedom for ourselves and our posterity"
  • 2. all future generations

Example sentences

  • This their way is their folly: yet their posterity approve their sayings. Selah.

  • His posterity reversed the verdict.

  • We must secure the benefits of freedom for ourselves and our posterity.

  • Posterity will be satisfied with nothing less.

  • We are always do something for posterity, but I fain see posterity do something for us.

  • Posterity will remember him for the books in which neither farce nor bleakness the upper hand.

  • These wonderful paintings should be preserved for posterity.

  • The posterity has given the extremely high appraisal sincerely to Su Shi.

  • Everything he writes is consigned to posterity ( Joyce Carol Oates )

  • Posterity seemed to follow his steps as a train of clients.

  • Abraham and his posterity.

  • This old building should be preserved for posterity.

  • A painter leaves his emotions behind him for his posterity to share.

  • Instead, we are blessed with the disciplining power of posterity.

  • Byron affected to despise posterity.

  • The film was shot by an alumnus with a digital camera for a memorial to posterity.

  • The posterity reversed the verdict.

  • Whatever posterity may say, it is difficult to see his equal among his contemporaries.

  • You will destroy their descendants from the earth, their posterity from mankind.

  • Few of his works will go down to posterity.

  • For all the disappointments, posterity will look more kindly on Tony Blair than Britons do today.

  • The names of those who died are recorded for posterity on a tablet at the back of the church.

  • People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.

  • It is, to remove all motive for competence , interest in attainment , and regard for posterity.

  • Schemes to advance posterity usually fail . Working for society today gains merits.

  • Posterity will serve Him; It will be told of the Lord to the coming generation.

  • Their music has been preserved for posterity .

  • A photographer recorded the scene on video for posterity.


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