What does the word Stedfast mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Stedfastness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Stedfastly.

Usage examples for Stedfast

  1. When he rose, he was calm and stedfast as before. – A Night on the Borders of the Black Forest by Amelia B. Edwards
  2. He who, therefore, shall have shown himself in both cases, as regards friendship, worthy, consistent, and stedfast; such a one we ought to esteem of a class of persons extremely rare- nay, almost godlike. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume II (of X) - Rome by Various
  3. I think- if I may dare to name myself with you in the poetic relation- that we both have high views of the Art we follow, and stedfast purpose in the pursuit of it, and that we should not, either of us, be likely to be thrown from the course, by the casting of any Atalanta- ball of speedy popularity. – The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846 by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett