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Pronunciation of Perennial: Learn how to pronounce Perennial in English correctly

Learn how to say Perennial correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word perennial:

1lasting or existing for a long or apparently infinite time; enduring or continually recurring:
his perennial distrust of the media
perennial manifestations of urban crisis
[attributive] apparently permanently engaged in a specified role or way of life:
he’s a perennial student
2(of a plant) living for several years:
cow parsley is perennial
Compare with annual, biennial.
3(of a stream or spring) flowing throughout the year:
spring streams rise from perennial springs
a perennial plant:
perennials will transform the garden in summer
See also



mid 17th century (in the sense ‘remaining leafy throughout the year, evergreen’): from Latin perennis ‘lasting the year through’ + -ial