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He not only gives out pain — he is in constant, unrelenting pain.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It was like a constant assault, an almost stupefying catalogue of mindless racial insult and injury.How Martin Luther King Jr. Influenced Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’|Peter Guralnick|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The courage of this husband and father is a constant reminder of how much some sacrifice for exercising universal rights.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His constant worship of his wife stands in stark contrast to scandals of the domestic nature in other sports.
You have a pretty sexy online persona, what with the constant bikinis.Anastasia Ashley, Surfer-Cum-Model, Rides The Viral Internet Wave|James Joiner|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I am satisfied now that my duties do not lie here, though the dear creatures here will be a constant motive for work and economy.George Eliot's Life, Vol. I (of 3)|George Eliot
We remembered each other, and, each in our different lives, we were constant to our early love.
To older people it is a source of constant surprise—the attentive interest which children bestow upon stories.Special Method in Primary Reading and Oral Work with Stories|Charles Alexander McMurry
There are two constant factors in social life—the spirit of man and its environment.The Legacy of Greece|Various
The Princess was a young and charming lady, very handsome, but in a state of constant depression.Jennie Baxter, Journalist|Robert Barr
British Dictionary definitions for constant (1 of 2)
- maths a symbol representing an unspecified number that remains invariable throughout a particular series of operations
- physics a theoretical or experimental quantity or property that is considered invariable throughout a particular series of calculations or experiments