Definition Of posterity

noun

all future generations of people.

the victims' names are recorded for posterity

Example Of posterity

  • A photographer recorded the event for posterity and departed.

  • Bad enough I should have to think about it without suffering the indignity of attempting to record it for posterity .

  • But hasten to say that if those revelations were a mere fabrication, then let posterity judge us as a nation.

  • God offered Abraham a posterity like the stars of heaven

  • Gramophone companies had made it possible to record their work for posterity .


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