stamina, staying power, toughness(noun)
enduring strength and energy
Hence: The power of endurance; the ability to withstand fatigue, disease, deprivation, etc., and continue working.
The energy and strength for continuing to do something over a long period of time; power of sustained exertion, or resistance to hardship, illness etc.
The basic elements of a thing; rudimentary structures or qualities.
Origin: From stamina, plural of stamen.
the fixed, firm part of a body, which supports it or gives it strength and solidity; as, the bones are the stamina of animal bodies; the ligneous parts of trees are the stamina which constitute their strength
whatever constitutes the principal strength or support of anything; power of endurance; backbone; vigor; as, the stamina of a constitution or of life; the stamina of a State
The numerical value of Stamina in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Stamina in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
For the desert, a camel is better than a horse. - On Situational Leadership; Stamina vs. Speed
Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.
She doesn't have the strength, she doesn't have the stamina, hillary does not have the strength or the stamina to be president, and she doesn't have the ideas.
VICTORY - Champions have it deep inside of them - a dream, a desire, a vision. They have the last minute stamina. They have to be a little faster. They have to have the will and the skill. But the will must be greater than the skill.
It's true, we're planning to do an' Otello' together, on one hand you feel right to do it... on the other hand it is not only a technical issue, it is also a lot of experience and how you pace yourself to keep the stamina through such a demanding part.
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- Durchhaltevermögen, AusdauerGerman
- resistencia, aguanteSpanish
- résistance, enduranceFrench
- כושר גופניHebrew
- manawaroa, manawatitiMāori
- выно́сливость, сто́йкость, вы́держка, запа́с жи́зненных силRussian
- stamenost, izdržljivostSerbo-Croatian
- derman, dayanma gücü, takat, hâlTurkish
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