A continent is defined as one of the seven main land masses on Earth.
An example of a continent is North America.
The definition of continent is having control over urination, defecation and/or sexual urges.(adjective)
An example of a continent person is someone who knows when he has to go to the bathroom and uses it.
See continent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: OFr < L continens, prp. of continere: see contain
See continent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin (terra) continēns, continent-, continuous (land)
Origin: , present participle of continēre, to hold together; see contain.
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Latin continēns
Origin: , present participle of continēre, to restrain; see contain.
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