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"incessant" in British English

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incessantadjective

uk   /ɪnˈses.ənt/ us   /ɪnˈses.ənt/
never stopping, especially in an annoying or unpleasant way: incessant rain/noise/complaints
incessantly
adverb uk   /ɪnˈses.ənt.li/ us   /ɪnˈses.ənt.li/
She talked incessantly about the most trivial things.
(Definition of incessant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"incessant" in American English

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incessantadjective [not gradable]

us   /ɪnˈses·ənt/
(esp. of something unpleasant) never stopping: The region endured weeks of incessant rain.
incessantly
adverb [not gradable] us   /ɪnˈses·ənt·li/
Bob talks incessantly about their new baby.
(Definition of incessant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incessant”
in Vietnamese liên tục…
in Spanish incesante…
in Malaysian berterusan…
in Thai เรื่อยๆ…
in French incessant…
in German unaufhörlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 連續不斷的,沒完沒了的…
in Russian непрерывный…
in Turkish aralıksız, biteviye, ardı arkası kesilmeyen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 连续不断的,没完没了的…
in Indonesian terus-menerus…
in Polish nieustanny…
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