unslipping

unslipping

(ʌnˈslɪpɪŋ)
adj
secure; not slipping
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As kin, Antony and Caesar enter a pact that Agrippa believes will serve 'To hold you in perpetual amity, | To make you brothers, and to knot your hearts | With an unslipping knot' (II.
(17) In Antony and Cleopatra the marriage between Antony and Octavia creates a bond between Antony and Octavius, which Agrippa tells them will 'hold you in perpetual amity / To make you brothers and to knit your hearts / With an unslipping knot, take Antony / Octavia to his wife' (II.ii.148-51).
To hold you in perpetual amity, To make you brothers, and to knit your hearts With an unslipping knot, take Antony Octavia to his wife ...