un·​swerv·​ing | \ ˌən-ˈswər-viŋ How to pronounce unswerving (audio) \

Definition of unswerving

1 : not swerving or turning aside
2 : steady, unfaltering unswerving loyalty

Examples of unswerving in a Sentence

his unswerving devotion to duty
Recent Examples on the Web China’s unswerving commitment to the zero-Covid policy, no matter the economic costs, means questions over the outlook will linger. Reuters, NBC News, 17 May 2022 An unswerving commitment to a just transition should be evident from a firm’s transition plan. David Carlin, Forbes, 30 Apr. 2022 That unswerving introspection and the actor’s piercing intelligence are a good match. Joe Morgenstern, WSJ, 3 Mar. 2022 Immolation’s unswerving aesthetic means that their current output instantly conjures the pitch-black aura of their classic work. Hank Shteamer, Rolling Stone, 26 Jan. 2022 Everything that’s happened during the past year reflects that boringly unswerving reality. Timothy Noah, The New Republic, 19 Jan. 2022 Eléonore’s trust is put to the test, as is her previously unswerving conviction in the sanctity of one’s social station. Jay Weissberg, Variety, 16 Aug. 2021 Has that prevented him from unswerving loyalty to President Trump? Matthew Continetti, National Review, 31 July 2021 The key to taking risky moves is an unswerving focus on vision and mission. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 14 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unswerving

1694, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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24 May 2022

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“Unswerving.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unswerving. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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