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unwavering

(ʌnˈweɪvərɪŋ)
adj
not wavering or hesitant; resolute
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Adj.1.unwavering - marked by firm determination or resolutionunwavering - marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
resolute - firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination; "stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
2.unwavering - not showing abrupt variationsunwavering - not showing abrupt variations; "spoke in a level voice"; "she gave him a level look"- Louis Auchincloss
steady - not subject to change or variation especially in behavior; "a steady beat"; "a steady job"; "a steady breeze"; "a steady increase"; "a good steady ballplayer"

unwavering

adjective steady, consistent, staunch, determined, dedicated, resolute, single-minded, steadfast, immovable, unswerving, unshakable, unflagging, unshaken, untiring, unfaltering, undeviating She has been encouraged by the unwavering support of her family.

unwavering

adjective
Indicating or possessing determination, resolution, or persistence:
Translations

unwavering

[ʌnˈweɪvərɪŋ] ADJ [loyalty, resolve] → inquebrantable, firme; [course] → firme; [gaze] → fijo

unwavering

[ʌnˈweɪvərɪŋ] adj [support, commitment] → indéfectible; [determination] → inébranlable

unwavering

adj faith, resolveunerschütterlich; gazefest, unbewegt; coursebeharrlich; voicefest; to be unwavering in one’s opposition to somethinggegen etw beharrlich Widerstand leisten

unwavering

[ʌnˈweɪvrɪŋ] adj (support, faith) → incrollabile, fermo/a
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And as a multitude of laws often only hampers justice, so that a state is best governed when, with few laws, these are rigidly administered; in like manner, instead of the great number of precepts of which logic is composed, I believed that the four following would prove perfectly sufficient for me, provided I took the firm and unwavering resolution never in a single instance to fail in observing them.
In happy ignorance the little girl played on, while from above two steady eyes looked down upon her--unblinking, unwavering.
The muffled female, who had hitherto sat motionless in the front rank of the audience, now arose, and with slow, stately, and unwavering step, ascended the pulpit stairs.
She is ill," he replied, still looking at me with his direct, unwavering glance.
It is the soul-elevating idea that no man can consider himself entitled to complain of Fate while in his adversity he still retains the unwavering love of woman.
And he looked with unwavering eyes at the rows of books, as if--at what cost
They continued to correspond, she in the unweighed language of unwavering affection, he in the chilly phraseology of the polished rhetorician.
As upon that first occasion, some weeks ago, the door closed as if it were a thousand doors softly excluding the world; and once more Ralph received an impression of a room full of deep shadows, firelight, unwavering silver candle flames, and empty spaces to be crossed before reaching the round table in the middle of the room, with its frail burden of silver trays and china teacups.
Thank you, uncle," said Dorothea, in a clear unwavering tone.
Her face was serious, even solicitous with desire not to hurt, and her eyes were unwavering, but in them was the light, golden and glowing--the abyss of sex into which he was now unafraid to gaze.
I wish't you'd listen to reason," she answered feebly, but with unwavering belief in the correctness of her diagnosis of what was ailing him.
He sat motionless on the windowsill, his head cocked to the side, with one unwavering eye regarding on the floor, so perilously near, the eternal enemy of all his kind.