What does the word steadfast mean?

    Part of speech: noun


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