- not constant; changeable; fickle; variable: an inconstant friend.
Origin of inconstant
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Antonyms for inconstant
Related Words for inconstantcapricious, erratic, fickle, flickering, impulsive, inconsistent, intermittent, irregular, irresolute, mercurial, uncertain, undependable, unreliable, unsettled, unstable, vacillating, variable, varying, volatile, wavering
Examples from the Web for inconstant
Contemporary Examples of inconstant
Bob Smith: unbalanced, inconstant, and even more of a carpetbagger than the other guy.Sen. Bob Smith: The Thing That Wouldn’t Leave
December 4, 2013
Historical Examples of inconstant
I hope, Fanny, you are not inconstant; I assure you he deserves much better of you.Joseph Andrews Vol. 1
Some are warm, but volatile and inconstant; he was warm too, but steady and unchangeable.Beaux and Belles of England
They bloom together, they wither together; not one of them is inconstant.A Hungarian Nabob
Does he seem so light and inconstant that he needs some discipline?Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 8
Charles H. Sylvester
Violet would no more allow me to be supplanted than Percy could be inconstant.'Heartsease
Charlotte M. Yonge
- not constant; variable
Word Origin and History for inconstant
- Changing or varying, especially often and without discernible pattern or reason.
- Relating to a structure that normally may or may not be present.