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stamina

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noun stam·i·na \ˈsta-mə-nə\

Simple Definition of stamina

  • : great physical or mental strength that allows you to continue doing something for a long time

Full Definition of stamina

Examples of stamina

  1. Do you have the stamina to finish the job?



Origin of stamina

Latin, plural of stamen warp, thread of life spun by the Fates


First Known Use: 1726

Rhymes with stamina


STAMINA Defined for Kids

stamina

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noun stam·i·na \ˈsta-mə-nə\

Definition of stamina

  1. :  the ability or strength to keep doing something for a long time




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stamina

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noun stam·i·na \ˈstam-ə-nə\

Medical Definition of stamina

  1. :  the strength or vigor of bodily constitution :  capacity for standing fatigue or resisting disease <restoration of weight, strength and stamina following recovery from major surgery—Journal of the American Medical Association>




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