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Definition of "constant" []

  • Continually occurring; persistent. (adjective)
  • Regularly recurring: plagued by constant interruptions. (adjective)
  • Unchanging in nature, value, or extent; invariable. See Synonyms at continual. (adjective)
  • Steadfast in purpose, loyalty, or affection; faithful. See Synonyms at faithful. (adjective)
  • Something that is unchanging or invariable. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "constant" in a sentence
  • "I therefore call it the constant part of capital, or, more briefly, _constant capital_."
  • "I. i.44 (314,9) We have this hour a constant will] _constant will_ seems"
  • "The company currently defines the term "constant currency" to mean that financial data for a previously reported period are translated into U.S. dollars using the same foreign currency exchange rates that were used to translate financial data for the current period."