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constancy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of constancy

  1. 1 the state of continuing without change <the mistaken notion that there is constancy in language—words do indeed change their meanings over time> Synonyms changelessness, fixedness, immutability, immutableness, invariability, stability, steadiness, unchangeableness Related Words consistency, regularity, sameness, uniformity; durability, enduringness, lastingness, permanence Near Antonyms aperiodicity, inconsistence, inconsistency, irregularity, unevenness; caducity, evanescence, impermanence Antonyms capriciousness, changeability, changeableness, fickleness, instability, mutability, unpredictability, unsteadiness, variability, variableness, volatileness, volatility

  2. 2 adherence to something to which one is bound by a pledge or duty <soldiers serving with constancy and devotion to country> Synonyms adhesion, allegiance, attachment, commitment, fidelity, dedication, devotedness, devotion, faith, faithfulness, fastness, fealty, loyalty, piety, steadfastness, trothRelated Words affection, fondness; determination, firmness, resolution; dependability, reliability, trustability, trustiness, trustworthinessNear Antonyms alienation, disaffection, estrangement, separationAntonyms disloyalty, faithlessness, falseness, falsity, inconstancy, infidelity, perfidiousness, perfidy, treachery, unfaithfulness

  3. 3 the strength of mind that enables a person to endure pain or hardship <it takes determination and constancy to get through law school> Synonyms backbone, fortitude, fiber, grit, grittiness, guts, intestinal fortitude, pluck, spunkRelated Words determination, purposefulness, resoluteness, resolution; bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, dauntlessness, doughtiness, fearlessness, gallantry, greatheartedness, intrepidity, intrepidness, nerve, stoutness, valor; endurance, forbearance, stamina, sufferance, tolerance; heart, mettle, spirit; audacity, boldness, brass, cheek, chutzpah (also chutzpa or hutzpah or hutzpa), effrontery, gall, hardihood, nerve, nerviness, temerityNear Antonyms indecisiveness, irresoluteness, irresolution, vacillation; cowardice, cowardliness, cravenness, dastardliness, faintheartedness, pusillanimity, timidity, timorousnessAntonyms spinelessness





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