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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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.
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