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unfaltering
American English: /ˌənˈfɔltərɪŋ/
British English: /ʌnˈfɔːlt(ə)rɪŋ/
, /ʌnˈfɒlt(ə)rɪŋ/

Translation of unfaltering in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1
    (voice)
    1.2
    (confidence/optimism)
    Example sentences
    • The witness looked straight into the eyes of the judge as he uttered the one word, in a steady, unfaltering tone.
    • It was through Emma's unfaltering belief in his writing talent that he decided to change tack and concentrate more on his own screenplays.
    • Will's voice was unfaltering as his plane soared to dizzy heights before tumbling dangerously towards the ground and pulling back into the air, leaving a smoking trail behind him.

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