- does not mean frequently or usually. It means fixed, constant, not subject to change - in short, without variance.
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invariably — in*va ri*a*bly adv. Always; in every case. [PJC] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
invariably — I adverb always, as a rule, changelessly, commonly, constantly, conventionally, customarily, faithfully, fixedly, frequently, generally, habitually, immutably, in all cases, in every instance, normally, ordinarily, perpetually, regularly,… … Law dictionary
invariably — ► ADVERB ▪ always … English terms dictionary
invariably — [[t]ɪnve͟əriəbli[/t]] ADV: ADV with v, ADV with cl/group If something invariably happens or is invariably true, it always happens or is always true. They almost invariably get it wrong... Their teamwork was invariably good... Invariably, he keeps … English dictionary
invariably — in|var|i|a|bly [ınˈveəriəbli US ˈver ] adv if something invariably happens or is invariably true, it always happens or is true ▪ It invariably rains when I go there. ▪ The security guards were invariably ex servicemen … Dictionary of contemporary English
invariably — adverb if something invariably happens or is invariably true, it almost always happens or is true, so that you expect it: It invariably rains when I go there. | The security guards were invariably ex servicemen … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
invariably — does not mean frequently or usually, as was intended here: Supersede is yet another word that is invariably misspelled [Chicago Tribune). It means fixed, constant, not subject to change in short, without variance. Night invariably follows day … Dictionary of troublesome word
invariably — adv. Invariably is used with these adjectives: ↑fatal Invariably is used with these verbs: ↑lead … Collocations dictionary
invariably — adverb Date: 1646 on every occasion ; always < invariably late > … New Collegiate Dictionary
invariably — adverb Every time; always. Without change. He is invariably late for meetings … Wiktionary
invariably — in|var|i|a|bly [ ın veriəbli ] adverb * always or almost always: Dolores was invariably late … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English