firm, steadfast, steady, stiff, unbendable, unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering(adj)
marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable
"firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
steadfast, staunch, unswerving(adj)
firm and dependable especially in loyalty
"a steadfast ally"; "a staunch defender of free speech"; "unswerving devotion"; "unswerving allegiance"
Fixed or unchanging; steady.
Firmly loyal or constant; unswerving.
Origin: From stedefast which in turn comes from stedefæst. It is comprised of two parts: stede (“stead, place”) + -fæst (“fixed”).
firmly fixed or established; fast fixed; firm
not fickle or wavering; constant; firm; resolute; unswerving; steady
Origin: [Stead + fast, that is, fast in place.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sted′fast, adj. firmly fixed or established: firm: constant: resolute: steady.—adv. Stead′fastly.—n. Stead′fastness. [A.S. stedefæst, stede, a place, fæst, firm, fast.]
The numerical value of steadfast in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of steadfast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Let us heed his example and be a little more brave, a little more steadfast and a lot more loving.
Come, pensive nun, devout and pure, sober steadfast, and demure, all in a robe of darkest grain, flowing with majestic train.
We remain steadfast in our legally binding commitment to acquire Perrigo and have taken numerous concrete steps to lay out a clear and certain path towards completion.
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Translations for steadfast
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- diongbháilte, buanseasmhachIrish
- titikaha, tōmau, pūmauMāori
- stødig, traustNorwegian
- yíníłdzilNavajo, Navaho
- niezłomny, niezachwiany, oddanyPolish
- стойкий, преданный, устойчивый, непоколебимый, верныйRussian
- orubblig, ståndaktigSwedish
- daimî, değişmez, sürekli, sabitTurkish
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