holdfastness

noun
hold·​fast·​ness | \ ˈhōl(d)ˌfas(t)nə̇s, -faas-, -fais-, -fȧs- \
plural -es

Definition of holdfastness

: the tendency to keep a firm often stubborn hold (as on a position or possession) : tenacity, persistence

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“Holdfastness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/holdfastness. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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