[ adverb ] seemingly uninterrupted
"constantly bullied by his big brother" "was perpetually answering the doorbell"
Used in print(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)
Fog hung over the route constantly .(Gibson Winter, The Suburban Captivity of the...)
The congregation perishes when it is no_longer possible to replenish that core from the neighborhood ; moreover , residential mobility is so high in metropolitan areas that churches have_to recruit constantly in their core stratum in_order to survive ; they can lose higher - and lower status members from the church without collapsing , but they need adequate recruits for the core stratum in_order to preserve economic integration .(Randall Stewart, "A Little History, a Little Honesty: A...)
It 's infuriating , this feeling that one is being picked on , continually , constantly .(Donald J. Plantz, Sweeney Squadron....)
His earphones were constantly full of the sounds of enemy contacts made by other flights .(Edward Streeter, The Chairman of the Bored....)
They were constantly assuring you that you were one of the world 's great guys .
[ adverb ] without variation or change
"constantly kind and gracious"
Used in print(Schubert Ogden, Christ Without Myth....)
Mythological concepts may by_all_means still be used , but they can be used responsibly only as `` symbols '' or `` ciphers '' , that_is , only if they are also constantly interpreted in non mythological ( or existential ) terms .(Christopher Davis, First Family....)
Both watched Scotty constantly , Rachel without seeming to , Virginia openly , her eyes filled with concern .