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unwaveringly

[ wey-ver ]SEE DEFINITION OF unwaveringly
  • as inobstinately
  • as inresolutely
  • as insteadily
  • as infirmly

Synonyms for unwaveringly

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Antonyms for unwaveringly

  • docilely
  • graciously
  • obediently
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNWAVERINGLY

Eric looked at her unwaveringly and bade her finish her story.

As a perishing blond without an alphabet I should have done this unwaveringly.

He would reason out a purpose and then unwaveringly adhere to it.

He saw the gleam in the dog's eyes, fixed upon him unwaveringly.

Her gaze fastened on Magda's face and clung there unwaveringly while she read the letter.

He looked at her as only a husband should look—intimate, unwaveringly, secure.

Newbegin stared at him unwaveringly, and the red-haired one repeated the question.

They would follow her unwaveringly, when no other commander could make them budge.

She looked at him unwaveringly; there was no flinching of her spirit.

For a moment the two men glared at each other, immovably, unwaveringly.

WORD ORIGIN

late 13c., weyveren, "to show indecision," probably related to Old English wæfre "restless, wavering," from Proto-Germanic *wæbraz (cf. Middle High German wabern "to waver," Old Norse vafra "to hover about"), a frequentative form from the root of wave (v.). Related: Wavered; wavering.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR UNWAVERINGLY

firmly

adverbwith determination

steadily

adverbfirmly
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