Definition of 'perpetuity'
Example sentences containing 'perpetuity'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Remember that the return on a perpetuity is equal to the yearly cash flow divided by the present value. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)An annuity in perpetuity does not have a fixed time span but continues indefinitely and receipts can therefore only come from interest earned. Collins Dictionary of Economics (1993)
Trends of 'perpetuity'
Used Occasionally. perpetuity is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of perpetuity from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.