Examples of staying power in a Sentence
a long-distance runner with a lot of staying power
a song with staying power
Her staying power as a pop icon is remarkable.
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There are different whisperers at different times and none seem to have staying power, save maybe for the family.
Fair or not, Beilein had to get back to the Final Four with another set of players to prove Michigan's staying power.
The album confirm that Lorde, who’s now 21, has staying power and deservedly landed on lots of year end best-of lists, but didn’t achieve the chart topping success of Pure Heroine, and the Wells Fargo was less than full on Monday.
But the idea — Kansas comes up short in March — had staying power.
Crenshaw has had staying power as a force in CIF Southern Section meets, especially in the discus, these past two years.
Finnerty's counterpart, Bulldogs starter Chase Adkins, didn't have much staying power.
The few with staying power tend to be members of the family, although even those who are exiled often stay in his orbit in some fashion.
Lipa clearly has the stage presence—and the refined sense of style—of someone with long-term staying power on the pop landscape.
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STAYING POWER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of staying power for English Language Learners
: the quality or ability that allows someone or something to continue to be effective, successful, popular, etc., for a long period of time
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