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steadfastness

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adherence to something to which one is bound by a pledge or duty
  • his refusal to be swayed on this issue is more the result of stubbornness than principled steadfastness

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“Steadfastness.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/steadfastness. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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