Definitions for steadfastˈstɛdˌfæst, -ˌfɑst, -fəst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. steadfast, staunch, unswerving(adj)

    firm and dependable especially in loyalty

    "a steadfast ally"; "a staunch defender of free speech"; "unswerving devotion"; "unswerving allegiance"

Wiktionary

  1. steadfast(Adjective)

    Fixed or unchanging; steady.

  2. steadfast(Adjective)

    Firmly loyal or constant; unswerving.

  3. Origin: From stedefast which in turn comes from stedefæst. It is comprised of two parts: stede (“stead, place”) + -fæst (“fixed”).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Steadfast(adj)

    firmly fixed or established; fast fixed; firm

  2. Steadfast(adj)

    not fickle or wavering; constant; firm; resolute; unswerving; steady

  3. Origin: [Stead + fast, that is, fast in place.]


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