Definition of invariably in English:

invariably

adverb

  • In every case or on every occasion; always.

    ‘ranch meals are invariably big and hearty’
    • ‘Sometimes you'd wonder what he was doing, but nearly always it invariably paid off.’
    • ‘Their names are invariably hard to remember or - if you do remember - hard to put a face on.’
    • ‘We were spared that dubious solemn expression he invariably adopts for such occasions.’
    • ‘The wise old heads would advise him to lay up, but he'd invariably go for the big shot.’
    • ‘So much expectation of having a good time invariably leads to disappointment.’
    • ‘The meal was invariably gone when he got back, however, and no-one ever worked out how.’
    • ‘So, invariably, is past form because so many of these matches have been decided against the odds.’
    • ‘The trimmings are invariably the most fiddly part of the meal, simply because there are so many of them.’
    • ‘They are virtually unimpeachable in the unbiased, invariably correct reading of a race.’
    • ‘Some you travel with longer, but you invariably get off at different stations.’
    • ‘Indeed, the choice and standard of meal was invariably good and occasionally excellent.’
    • ‘Leave it all be, and everything will come good in the end like it invariably always does.’
    • ‘It's invariably a journalist wanting her opinion on the latest Saudi Arabian issue.’
    • ‘In this context, artists invariably become passive pawns in someone else's game.’
    • ‘Speaking on behalf of a collective people invariably proves itself to be a declaration of vanity.’
    • ‘This type is particularly irritating because their children invariably do well.’
    • ‘Moving on to the invariably amusing or mildly interesting search engine hits.’
    • ‘For a lot of these companies, the biggest costs are invariably employment costs.’
    • ‘Fishing a lovely loch, or lake even, for the first time is invariably an uplifting experience.’
    • ‘This invariably consists of a lot of strangers in a studio, shouting at each other.’
    always, every time, each time, on every occasion, at all times, without fail, without exception, whatever happens, universally
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Pronunciation

invariably

/ɪnˈvɛːrɪəbli/