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.
Here is what to do so that your favourite perfumes have optimum staying power.
Our super-sniffers blind tested perfumes and aftershaves, adding marks out of five for smell, for value for money and staying power.
Staying Power avoids becoming another full-scale autobiography, concentrating instead on a particularly difficult year in Taylor's life.
In his new book, Staying Power, published today, the 16-times world champion admits the combination of poor form and a dying marriage made him shine a torch into the darkest corners of his soul.
On Wednesday, Staying Power shows how you can maintain the new slimline you for good.
The 2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend (EQ) study has assessed 1,500 brands across more than 127 product categories to identify 15 that have flexed their staying power "muscle" year after year and ranked No.
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.
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