un failing

unfailing

[uhn-fey-ling]
adjective
1.
not failing; not giving way; not falling short of expectation; completely dependable: an unfailing friend.
2.
inexhaustible; endless: unfailing resources; unfailing good humor.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English; see un-1, failing

unfailingly, adverb
unfailingness, noun
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unfailing (ʌnˈfeɪlɪŋ)
 
adj
1.  not failing; unflagging
2.  continuous or unceasing
3.  sure; certain
 
un'failingly
 
adv
 
un'failingness
 
n

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unfailing
1382, "never coming to an end, unceasing," from un- (1) "not" + gerundive of fail.
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