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unwavering Syllabification: un·wa·ver·ing
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈwāv(ə)riNG/

Definition of unwavering in English:


Steady or resolute; not wavering: she fixed him with an unwavering stare
More example sentences
  • With unwavering resolve we support plurality, egalitarianism, and the political process.
  • You've got to just hold steady and steadfast and unwavering in certain situations.
  • I'm lucky that I've had unwavering support on this from my parents, my friends, and my advisors.
steady, fixed, resolute, resolved, firm, constant, steadfast, enduring, abiding, unswerving, unfaltering, untiring, tireless, indefatigable, unyielding, relentless, unremitting, unrelenting, sustained



Pronunciation: /ˌənˈwāv(ə)riNGlē/
Example sentences
  • He said some of these ‘compromise some important principles to which I adhere unwaveringly.’
  • Having been at SFU longer than I care to disclose, I can unwaveringly state that this period of The Peak's history is really a black spot on its reputation.
  • Within his own country, he has been unwaveringly à la page.

Words that rhyme with unwavering

flavouring (US flavoring)

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