a drinking glass of the 18th century, having a heavy foot, a tall body, and a capacity of 1 quart (0.946 liters).
[kon-stuh ns] /ˈkɒn stəns/ noun 1. Lake. German Boden·see. a lake in W Europe, bounded by Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. 46 miles (74 km) long; 207 sq. mi. (536 sq. km). 2. German Konstanz. a city in S Germany, on this lake: important church council 1414–18. 3. a female given name. /ˈkɒnstəns/ noun 1. a […]
[kuh n-stab-yuh-ler-ee] /kənˈstæb yəˌlɛr i/ noun, plural constabularies. 1. the body of of a district. 2. a body of officers of the peace organized on a military basis. [kuh n-stab-yuh-ler-ee] /kənˈstæb yəˌlɛr i/ adjective 1. pertaining to or their duties. /kənˈstæbjʊlərɪ/ noun (pl) -laries 1. the police force of a town or district adjective 2. […]
- Constance garnett
[gahr-nit, gahr-net] /ˈgɑr nɪt, gɑrˈnɛt/ noun 1. Constance Black, 1862–1946, English translator from Russian. /ˈɡɑːnɪt/ noun 1. Constance. 1862–1946, British translator of Russian novels 2. her son, David. 1892–1981, British novelist and editor. His novels include Lady Into Fox (1922) and Aspects of Love (1955)
[kon-stuh n-see] /ˈkɒn stən si/ noun 1. the quality of being unchanging or unwavering, as in purpose, love, or loyalty; firmness of mind; faithfulness. 2. uniformity or regularity, as in qualities or conditions; invariableness. /ˈkɒnstənsɪ/ noun 1. the quality of having a resolute mind, purpose, or affection; steadfastness 2. freedom from change or variation; stability […]