- 1The quality of being faithful and dependable: she did not think much of married bliss, yet she approved of constancyMore example sentences
fidelity, faithfulness, loyalty, trueness, commitment, dedication, devotion; dependability, reliability, trustworthinesssteadfastness, resolution, resoluteness, resolve, firmness, fixedness, steadiness; determination, perseverance, tenacity, doggedness, staunchness, dedication, commitment, application, staying power, obstinacy
- Faithfulness, dedication, constancy and humility are some of the virtues needed to pray well.
- Yet, despite such constancy and faithfulness on God's part, humanity has not responded with the same love toward him.
- I've learned that it's unwise to depend entirely upon the constancy of man.
- 1.1The quality of being enduring and unchanging: the constancy of the traditionMore example sentences
- Given the assumed constancy of the speed of light, the calculations required to show that result are quite simple.
- Traditionally associated with durability and constancy, here the vivid green pre-patinated copper is intended to make a bolder statement.
- The theory of relativity hinges on the constancy of the speed of light.
late 15th century: from Latin constantia, from constant- 'standing firm' (see constant).