constantly (comparative more constantly, superlative most constantly)
- (archaic) With steadfastness; with resolve; in loyalty, faithfully.
- 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, I.iv.1:
- Agrippa and the rest of his weeping friends earnestly besought him […] not to offer violence unto himself, ‘with a settled resolution he desired again they would approve of his good intent, and not seek to dehort him from it’; and so constantly died.
- In a constant manner; occurring continuously; persistently.
- (frequency) Recurring regularly.
- I find that I am constantly reminding you to feed your pets.
- In an unchangeable or invariable manner; in every case.
obsolete: with steadfastness, in loyalty
- constantly in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- constantly in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913