- Constancy Con"stan*cy, n. [L. constantia: cf. F. constance.
1. The state or quality of being constant or steadfast;
freedom from change; stability; fixedness; immutability;
as, the constancy of God in his nature and attributes.
A fellow of plain uncoined constancy. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
Constancy and contempt of danger. --Prescott.
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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