- based on the truth; true.
- truthful; veracious.
Origin of soothfast
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I care not if the pomps you show Be what they soothfast appear, Or if yon realms in sunset glow Be bubbles of the atmosphere.May-Day
Ralph Waldo Emerson
- loyal; true
from Old English sōthfæst; see sooth, fast 1
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Word Origin and History for soothfast
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