steadfastness

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English stedfastnesse, stedefastnesse, from Old English stedefæstnes (steadfastness), equivalent to steadfast +‎ -ness.

Noun[edit]

steadfastness (countable and uncountable, plural steadfastnesses)

  1. Loyalty in the face of trouble and difficulty.
  2. Steadfast resolution.

Translations[edit]