unswerving
adjective Date: 1694 1. not swerving or turning aside 2. steady, unfaltering <
unswerving loyalty
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unswerving — un|swerv|ing [ʌnˈswə:vıŋ US ə:r ] adj an unswerving belief or attitude is one that is very strong and never changes unswerving loyalty/commitment/support etc ▪ a politician with unswerving loyalty to the President …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unswerving — [[t]ʌnswɜ͟ː(r)vɪŋ[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n If you describe someone s attitude, feeling, or way of behaving as unswerving, you mean that it is strong and firm and does not weaken or change. In his diary of 1944 he proclaims unswerving loyalty to the… …   English dictionary

  • unswerving — adjective Not deviating; not yielding or straying or varying. They followed the ritual with unswerving faith …   Wiktionary

  • unswerving — adj. Unswerving is used with these nouns: ↑loyalty, ↑support …   Collocations dictionary

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