undeviating

adjective
un·​de·​vi·​at·​ing | \ ˌən-ˈdē-vē-ˌā-tiŋ How to pronounce undeviating (audio) \

Definition of undeviating

: keeping a true course : unswerving served their country with undeviating loyalty and devotion

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Other Words from undeviating

undeviatingly \ ˌən-​ˈdē-​vē-​ˌā-​tiŋ-​lē How to pronounce undeviatingly (audio) \ adverb

Examples of undeviating in a Sentence

an undeviating dedication to duty
Recent Examples on the Web Phoenix’s Joker, whose break with sanity is the result of an undeviating path of misery and suffering, is ultimately less frightening than Ledger’s version. Tom Gliatto, PEOPLE.com, "Joker Review: Joaquin Phoenix Isn't Clowning Around as the Terrifying Batman Villain," 2 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of undeviating

1732, in the meaning defined above

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“Undeviating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undeviating. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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