unshakable

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adjective un·shak·able \ ˌən-ˈshā-kə-bəl \

Definition of unshakable

:not possible to weaken or get rid of :not able to be shaken
  • an unshakable habit
  • unshakable determination/opposition

unshakably

play \ˌən-ˈshā-kə-blē\ adverb
    • Switzerland is as unshakably opposed to sanctions as ever: neutrality, the Swiss claim, requires it.
    • The Economist

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