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abiding

a·bid·ing

abiding

 
pronunciation:
baI dIng
part of speech: adjective
definition: unchanging; enduring.
The butler had an abiding loyalty to his master.My grandmother had an abiding faith in the basic goodness of people.
synonyms:
constant, enduring, lasting, unchanging
antonyms:
ephemeral, short-lived
similar words:
changeless, durable, eternal, immutable, indestructible, indissoluble, permanent, stable
derivation: abidingly (adv.)