What does the word steadfast mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • STEADFASTLY.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • STEADFASTNESS.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Firm; faithful; constant; steady.

Usage examples for steadfast

  1. And she to look weak and steadfast unto me, and I to look forever at her; and I did alway try to say things unto her; but my mouth to refuse me. – The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson
  2. In another instant she stood before him, her eyes blazing with wrath, and in her hand, steadfast and surely aimed, a tiny pistol- his pistol, that he had taught her to load and aim not two short hours before! – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  3. John's steadfast character had given her always fair weather. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
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