incessancy
noun Date: 1615 the quality or state of being incessant

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Incessancy — In*ces san*cy, n. [From {Incessant}.] The quality of being incessant; unintermitted continuance; unceasingness. Dr. T. Dwight. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incessancy — index continuity, perpetuity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • incessancy — (n.) 1610s; see INCESSANT (Cf. incessant) + CY (Cf. cy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • incessancy — See incessant. * * * …   Universalium

  • incessancy — Synonyms and related words: ceaselessness, chattering, coeternity, consecutiveness, constancy, constant flow, continualness, continuance, continuity, continuousness, durability, endlessness, equilibrium, eternalness, eternity, ever duringness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • incessancy — in·ces·san·cy …   English syllables

  • incessancy — noun the quality of something that continues without end or interruption • Syn: ↑continuousness, ↑ceaselessness, ↑incessantness • Derivationally related forms: ↑incessant (for: ↑incessantness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • incessant — incessancy, incessantness, n. incessantly, adv. /in ses euhnt/, adj. continuing without interruption; ceaseless; unending: an incessant noise. [1425 75; late ME incessaunte < LL incessant , equiv. to L in IN 3 + cessant (s. of cessans), prp. of… …   Universalium

  • ceaselessness — noun the quality of something that continues without end or interruption • Syn: ↑continuousness, ↑incessancy, ↑incessantness • Derivationally related forms: ↑incessant (for: ↑incessantness), ↑ince …   Useful english dictionary

  • continuousness — noun the quality of something that continues without end or interruption • Syn: ↑ceaselessness, ↑incessancy, ↑incessantness • Derivationally related forms: ↑incessant (for: ↑incessantness), ↑incess …   Useful english dictionary

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