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[stand-fast, -fahst]
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  1. a rigid or unyielding position.
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Origin of standfast

First recorded in 1710–20; noun use of verb phrase stand fast
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Related Words for stand fast

combat, repel, defy, cope, tolerate, resist, weather, thwart, suffer, buck, duel, brave, violate, stick, contest, confront, traverse, fight, dispute, oppose

Idioms and Phrases with stand fast

stand fast

see stand one's ground.

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