Definition of continuously adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//kənˈtɪnjuəsli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//kənˈtɪnjuəsli//
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  1. 1in a way that happens or exists for a period of time without interruption synonym continually He has lived and worked in France almost continuously since 1990. the continuously changing situation Heat the mixture until thickened, stirring continuously.
  2. 2(informal) in a way that is repeated many times synonym continually This prevents the system from continuously trying to deliver email.