Examples of stamina in a sentence
Do you have the stamina to finish the job?
Origin and Etymology of stamina
Latin, plural of stamen warp, thread of life spun by the Fates
First Known Use: 1726
STAMINA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stamina for English Language Learners
: great physical or mental strength that allows you to continue doing something for a long time
STAMINA Defined for Kids
Definition of stamina for Students
: the ability or strength to keep doing something for a long time
Medical Definition of stamina
: 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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