Definitions for steadfastˈstɛdˌfæst, -ˌfɑst, -fəst
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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.]
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.
Republicans tend to be more steadfast in their allegiance, and Democrats read one headline in the New York Times and the sky is suddenly falling.
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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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