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Definition of inconstant adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    inconstant

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ɪnˈkɒnstənt//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈkɑːnstənt//
     
    (formal) Love
     
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  1. 1not faithful in love or friendship synonym fickle See related entries: Love
  2. 2that frequently changes See related entries: Love
  3. opposite constant
    Word Origin late Middle English: via Old French from Latin inconstant-, from in- ‘not’ + constant- ‘standing firm’ (from the verb constare, from con- ‘with’ + stare ‘stand’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inconstant