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STEADFAST

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does steadfast mean? 

STEADFAST (adjective)
  The adjective STEADFAST has 2 senses:

1. marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable
2. firm and dependable especially in loyalty

  Familiarity information: STEADFAST used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


STEADFAST (adjective)


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Meaning:

Marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable

Synonyms:

unshakable; unfaltering; unbendable; unwavering; steadfast; firm; steady; stiff

Context examples:

firm convictions / a firm mouth / steadfast resolve / a man of unbendable perseverence / unwavering loyalty

Similar:

resolute (firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination)


Sense 2steadfast [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Firm and dependable especially in loyalty

Synonyms:

staunch; steadfast; unswerving

Context examples:

a steadfast ally / a staunch defender of free speech / unswerving devotion / unswerving allegiance

Similar:

constant (steadfast in purpose or devotion or affection)


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