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In every case or on every occasion; always.‘the meals here are invariably big and hearty’
always, every time, each time, on every occasion, at all times, without fail, without exception, whatever happens, universallyeverywhere, in all places, in all cases, in every case, in all instances, in every instanceregularly, consistently, repeatedly, habitually, unfailingly, day in, day out, infallibly, inevitably, dependablyView synonyms
- ‘Leave it all be, and everything will come good in the end like it invariably always does.’
- ‘Indeed, the choice and standard of meal was invariably good and occasionally excellent.’
- ‘Their names are invariably hard to remember or - if you do remember - hard to put a face on.’
- ‘Sometimes you'd wonder what he was doing, but nearly always it invariably paid off.’
- ‘Some you travel with longer, but you invariably get off at different stations.’
- ‘They are virtually unimpeachable in the unbiased, invariably correct reading of a race.’
- ‘Moving on to the invariably amusing or mildly interesting search engine hits.’
- ‘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.’
- ‘The trimmings are invariably the most fiddly part of the meal, simply because there are so many of them.’
- ‘The meal was invariably gone when he got back, however, and no-one ever worked out how.’
- ‘So much expectation of having a good time invariably leads to disappointment.’
- ‘So, invariably, is past form because so many of these matches have been decided against the odds.’
- ‘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.’
- ‘For a lot of these companies, the biggest costs are invariably employment costs.’
- ‘This invariably consists of a lot of strangers in a studio, shouting at each other.’
- ‘Fishing a lovely loch, or lake even, for the first time is invariably an uplifting experience.’
- ‘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.’
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