staying power


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stay·ing power

(stā′ĭng)
n.
The ability to endure or last.

staying power

n
endurance; stamina

stay′ing pow`er


n.
ability to endure; endurance; stamina.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.staying power - enduring strength and energystaying power - enduring strength and energy  
endurance - the power to withstand hardship or stress; "the marathon tests a runner's endurance"
legs - staying power; "that old Broadway play really has legs"

staying power

noun endurance, strength, stamina, toughness Someone who lacks staying power is unlikely to make a good researcher.

staying power

noun
The quality or power of withstanding hardship or stress:
Translations

staying power

[ˈsteɪɪŋˌpaʊəʳ] Naguante m, resistencia f

staying power

staying power

[ˈsteɪɪŋˌpaʊəʳ] ncapacità di resistenza
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She had not her sister Hannah's patience or her brother John's sturdy staying power.
For some probably economical reason it was usually a woman who was chosen for this particular duty, and Groby gave as his motive in selecting Tess that she was one of those who best combined strength with quickness in untying, and both with staying power, and this may have been true.
Nobody but an acrobat will voluntarily spend years at such a difficult mechanical puzzle as the keyboard, and so we have to take our impressions of Beethoven's sonatas from acrobats who vie with each other in the rapidity of their prestos, or the staying power of their left wrists.
They rode side by side, saving the animals for the rush at the finish, yet putting them at a pace that drew upon vitality and staying power.
Staying Power avoids becoming another full-scale autobiography, concentrating instead on a particularly difficult year in Taylor's life.
Tomorrow's magazine Comfort Food shows how you can still enjoy all your favourite foods without guilt, and on Wednesday, Staying Power will provide more top tips from Slimming World to help keep the weight off for good
Although they didn't have the staying power of some of the others, the results were amazing quality and super stylish.
The board said they chose the Jones due to his hugely successful career spanning five decades, praising the star's "exceptional staying power and accomplishments, along with his unique artistry.
99 FOR 24p less you can get Boots 17waterproof mascara, but this gives you thicker, fuller lashes with good staying power unless you were to plunge your head in a bucket of water
South Nashua has proven its staying power as a robust regional retail draw.
A well developed content strategy can give your Web site staying power.