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in·var·i·a·ble

 (ĭn-vâr′ē-ə-bəl)
adj.
Not changing or subject to change; constant.

in·var′i·a·bil′i·ty, in·var′i·a·ble·ness n.
in·var′i·a·bly adv.

invariable

(ɪnˈvɛərɪəbəl)
adj
not subject to alteration; unchanging
n
(Mathematics) a mathematical quantity having an unchanging value; a constant
inˌvariaˈbility, inˈvariableness n

in•var•i•a•ble

(ɪnˈvɛər i ə bəl)

adj.
1. not variable or capable of being changed; static.
n.
2. something that is invariable; a constant.
[1400–50]
in•var`i•a•bil′i•ty, n.
in•var′i•a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.invariable - a quantity that does not vary
quantity - the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable
parameter, parametric quantity - a constant in the equation of a curve that can be varied to yield a family of similar curves
Adj.1.invariable - not liable to or capable of change; "an invariable temperature"; "an invariable rule"; "his invariable courtesy"
consistent - (sometimes followed by `with') in agreement or consistent or reliable; "testimony consistent with the known facts"; "I have decided that the course of conduct which I am following is consistent with my sense of responsibility as president in time of war"- FDR
constant - steadfast in purpose or devotion or affection; "a man constant in adherence to his ideals"; "a constant lover"; "constant as the northern star"
variable - liable to or capable of change; "rainfall in the tropics is notoriously variable"; "variable winds"; "variable expenses"

invariable

invariable

adjective
1. Having no change or variation:
2. Remaining continually unchanged:
3. Incapable of changing or being modified:
Translations
ثابِت، غير مُتَغَيِّر
neměnný
uforanderlig
óbreytanlegur, stöîugur
nemainīgspastāvīgs
değişmezsabit

invariable

[ɪnˈvɛərɪəbl] ADJinvariable

invariable

[ɪnˈvɛəriəbəl] adj
[reply, presence] → sempiternel(le)
No," came the invariable reply to my question → "Non", telle était la sempiternelle réponse à ma question.
It was a usual though not invariable practice → C'était habituel même si cela ne se répétait pas invariablement.
[standard, measure] → invariable

invariable

adj (also Math) → unveränderlich; reply, characteristicgleichbleibend; bad luckkonstant, ständig
n (Math) → Konstante f

invariable

[ɪnˈvɛərɪəbl] adjcostante, invariabile

invariable

(inˈveəriəbl) adjective
unchanging; not variable.
inˈvariably adverb
always. They invariably quarrel when he comes home.

invariable

a. invariable, que no cambia.
References in classic literature ?
The arrangement was understood to be merely temporary, and was made as much with a view to flatter his neighbors as in obedience to the invariable rule of Indian policy.
The invariable answer to their half-humorous comment was the necessities of the mine, and the policy of frequenting the company of capitalists, to enlist their support and confidence.
Time, the continual vicissitude of circumstances, and the invariable inopportunity of death, render it impossible.
According to the invariable usage of the fishery, the whale-boat pushes off from the ship, with the headsman or whale-killer as temporary steersman, and the harpooneer or whale-fastener pulling the foremost oar, the one known as the harpooneer-oar.
The invariable moisture of my hair, while plunged in deep thought, after six cups of hot tea in my thin shingled attic, of an August noon; this seems an additional argument for the above supposition.
The boys addressed responded the invariable "Yes, Mas'r," for ages the watchword of poor Africa; but it's to be owned they did not look particularly cheerful; they had their various little prejudices in favor of wives, mothers, sisters, and children, seen for the last time,--and though "they that wasted them required of them mirth," it was not instantly forthcoming.
Her regard was receiving strength by invariable praise of him, and her regrets kept alive, and feelings irritated by ceaseless repetitions of Miss Hawkins's happiness, and continual observation of, how much he seemed attached
Catherine had kept up her acquaintance with the Lintons since her five-weeks' residence among them; and as she had no temptation to show her rough side in their company, and had the sense to be ashamed of being rude where she experienced such invariable courtesy, she imposed unwittingly on the old lady and gentleman by her ingenious cordiality; gained the admiration of Isabella, and the heart and soul of her brother: acquisitions that flattered her from the first - for she was full of ambition - and led her to adopt a double character without exactly intending to deceive any one.
The tender and peculiar love with which Silas had reared her in almost inseparable companionship with himself, aided by the seclusion of their dwelling, had preserved her from the lowering influences of the village talk and habits, and had kept her mind in that freshness which is sometimes falsely supposed to be an invariable attribute of rusticity.
Cide Hamete, the painstaking investigator of the minute points of this veracious history, says that when Dona Rodriguez left her own room to go to Don Quixote's, another duenna who slept with her observed her, and as all duennas are fond of prying, listening, and sniffing, she followed her so silently that the good Rodriguez never perceived it; and as soon as the duenna saw her enter Don Quixote's room, not to fail in a duenna's invariable practice of tattling, she hurried off that instant to report to the duchess how Dona Rodriguez was closeted with Don Quixote.
It seemed that grotesque ugliness was an invariable character of these islanders.
Monte Cristo shook it coldly, according to his invariable practice.