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"Consistently" is an adverb which is often translated as "constantemente", and "consistent" is an adjective which is often translated as "constante". Learn more about the difference between "consistently" and "consistent" below.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (constantly)
a. constantemente
The parliamentarian has consistently denied the accusations of corruption brought against him.El parlamentario ha negado constantemente las acusaciones presentadas contra él.
b. sistemáticamente
He consistently arrives to work late.Llega sistemáticamente tarde al trabajo.
2. (in agreement)
a. coherentemente
Integrity means acting consistently according to your principles.La integridad significa actuar coherentemente de acuerdo con tus principios.
b. consecuentemente
It annoys me that our boss doesn't behave consistently with his own rules.Me irrita que nuestro jefe no se comporte consecuentemente con sus propias reglas.
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consistent(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (without variation)
a. constante
My boss was demoted for his consistent failure to raise sales.Mi jefe fue degradado por sus constantes fracasos en aumentar las ventas.
2. (in agreement with)
a. coherente
The defendant's actions are consistent with those of a psycopath.Las acciones del acusado son coherentes con las de un psicópata.
b. congruente
The lawyer's alibi wasn't consistent with his secretary's testimony.La coartada del abogado no era congruente con el testimonio de su secretaria.
c. consecuente
The priest was not consistent with his teachings.El sacerdote no eran consecuente con sus enseñanzas.
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