unswerving

  • 1 unswerving — index constant, direct (straight), industrious, loyal, patient, persistent, pertinacious, relentless …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 unswerving — 1690s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) “not” + prp. of SWERVE (Cf. swerve) (v.) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 unswerving — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not changing or becoming weaker. DERIVATIVES unswervingly adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 unswerving — [spelling only] …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 unswerving — adjective an unswerving belief or attitude is one that is very strong and never changes: unswerving in sth: Liz was unswerving in her determination to be a journalist. | unswerving loyalty/admiration Nina has always shown unswerving loyalty to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 unswerving — adj. unswerving in (unswerving in one s determination to stamp out corruption) * * * [ʌn swɜːvɪŋ] unswerving in (unswerving in one s determination to stamp out corruption) …

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  • 7 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

  • 8 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

  • 9 unswerving — adjective Date: 1694 1. not swerving or turning aside 2. steady, unfaltering < unswerving loyalty > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

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

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

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  • 12 unswerving — un|swerv|ing [ ʌn swɜrvıŋ ] adjective used for emphasizing how strong someone s feelings continue to be in difficult situations: unswerving loyalty/devotion a. used about something such as help that someone continues to give …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 unswerving — UK [ʌnˈswɜː(r)vɪŋ] / US [ʌnˈswɜrvɪŋ] adjective a) used for emphasizing how strong someone s feelings continue to be in difficult situations unswerving loyalty/devotion b) used about something such as help that someone continues to give …

    English dictionary

  • 14 unswerving — /ʌnˈswɜvɪŋ / (say un swerving) adjective steady; constant; not turning aside: unswerving loyalty. –unswervingly, adverb …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 unswerving — adj.; unswervingly, adv.; unswervingness, n. * * * …

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  • 16 unswerving — Synonyms and related words: arrowlike, assiduous, constant, continuing, dead straight, diligent, direct, dogged, enduring, even, faithful, firm, fixed, flat, flinty, horizontal, immediate, immovable, immutable, in a line, inalterable,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 unswerving — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. solid, straight, unbending; see direct 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Not diffused or dispersed: concentrated, exclusive, intensive, undivided, whole. See COLLECT, EDGE, PART …

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  • 18 unswerving — un·swerv·ing || ÊŒn swÉœrvɪŋ / swɜːv adj. steady, not fickle; straight, not turning aside …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 unswerving — adjective not changing or becoming weaker. Derivatives unswervingly adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 unswerving — a. 1. Undeviating, straight, direct. 2. Firm, determined, resolute, steady, steadfast, stanch, stable, constant, unwavering …

    New dictionary of synonyms