Definition of inconstant in English:


Line breaks: in|con¦stant
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈkɒnst(ə)nt




noun (plural inconstancies)
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  • They excel in fickleness, inconstancy, absence of thought and logic and incapacity to reason.
  • Unpredictability and inconstancy in parenting is one very important factor affecting a child negatively.
  • A good way to break down hierarchies - but how free can they stand, given the inconstancy of progressive funding and radical intervention?


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  • Pseudohole disappears inconstantly after surgery, but its persistence does not preclude good postoperative visual recovery.
  • Keeps the head inconstantly and doesn't stay in the sit position.
  • Fronds simple, or pinnate with the lower pinnae not decresent (small basal pinnae are inconstantly present in Amphineuron)


late Middle English: via Old French from Latin inconstant-, from in- 'not' + constant- 'standing firm' (see constant).

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