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constant
American English: /ˈkɑnstənt/
British English: /ˈkɒnst(ə)nt/

Translation of constant in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1 (continual)
    (pain/complaints)
    the fax is in constant use
    el fax se usa continuamente
    Example sentences
    • The constant noise continually startled Gracie and Leah's work.
    • There's a pirate with a wandering wooden eye who's good for a chuckle, and it's fun to see a pirate tavern where the bar fights are just the constant background noise.
    • They are however symbolic of a constant noise in the background.
    Example sentences
    • However, the 9 percent difference in speed has remained constant over the years.
    • Only the ratio of the imports of services to total services produced has remained roughly constant during this period.
    • Control bag pH was similar to pH in the lake and remained relatively constant throughout the six-week period.
    1.2 (unchanging)
    (temperature/speed)
    calculated at constant prices
    calculado a precios constantes
    expressed in constant dollars
    1.3 (loyal) [literary]
    Example sentences
    • Her best friend and constant companion is a gay man, Brent.
    • At that very road crossing, he had said a tearful good-bye to his constant companion and best friend.
    • They are constant companions - unchanging, unchangeable.

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