stand fast

[ stand-fast, -fahst ]SEE DEFINITION OF stand fast
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Stand fast with the anchors in the waist, and be ready for a cast.

Then was the time for the tall spars to stand fast in the great uproar.

A voice on the poop said furiously in English, "Stand fast, men."

Stand fast, secure all, when a hawser has been sufficiently hauled.

Principles, like troops of the line, are undisturbed, and stand fast.

I wouldn't be fit to be a soldier if I didn't know how to stand fast.

Stand fast if they come at you; no pistols, but use your cutlasses.

But suppose they stand fast,” said Marcus, “instead of giving way?

It had probably stood many a storm, but would it stand fast now?

"Stand fast in the doctrine," said the Elector of Saxony to his councillors.

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