stamina

  • 1Stamina — Stam i*na, n. pl. 1. The fixed, firm part of a body, which supports it or gives it strength and solidity; as, the bones are the stamina of animal bodies; the ligneous parts of trees are the stamina which constitute their strength. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Stamina MC — is a stage name of drum bass MC and vocalist Linden Reeves. Stamina MC uses both rapping and vocalizing.He began performing in 1994. In 2000 he met DJ Marky, DJ Patife and XRS Land. Stamina is said to have the ability to MC to any style of music… …

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  • 3stamină — STAMÍNĂ, stamine, s.f. Organ bărbătesc de reproducere a florii, care conţine polenul. – Din lat. stamen, inis. Trimis de dante, 25.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  stamínă s. f., g. d. art. stamínei; pl. stamíne Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa:… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4stamina — (n.) 1670s, rudiments or original elements of something, from L. stamina threads, pl. of stamen (gen. staminis) thread, warp (see STAMEN (Cf. stamen)). Sense of power to resist or recover, strength, endurance first recorded 1726 (originally… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5Stamina — Stam i*na (st[a^]m [i^]*n[.a]), n. pl. See {Stamen}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6Stamina — steht für: die Mehrzahl von Stamen, siehe Staubblatt. eine finnische Thrash Metal Band, siehe Stam1na. Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 7stamina — index force (strength), health, longanimity, prowess (bravery), puissance, sinew, strength …

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  • 8stamina — [n] strength, vigor backbone*, endurance, energy, force, fortitude, grit*, guts*, gutsiness, heart, indefatigability, intestinal fortitude*, legs*, lustiness, moxie*, power, power of endurance, resilience, resistance, starch*, staying power,… …

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  • 9stamina — ► NOUN ▪ the ability to sustain prolonged physical or mental effort. ORIGIN originally in the sense «rudiments»: from Latin, plural of STAMEN(Cf. ↑stamen) in the sense threads spun by the Fates …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10stamina — stamina1 [stam′ə nə] n. [L, pl. of stamen: see STAMEN] resistance to fatigue, illness, hardship, etc.; endurance stamina2 [stam′ə nə, stā′mənə] n. alt. pl. of STAMEN …

    English World dictionary

  • 11stamina — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great ▪ mental, physical VERB + STAMINA ▪ have ▪ She didn t the stamina to complete the course …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12Stamina — DEFAULTSORT: [http://cougar.eb.com/soundc11/s/stamen02.wav Stamina] may refer to: * Stamina, the capability of sustaining prolonged stressful effort * Stamina, the plural of stamen, the male organ of a flower * Stam1na, a Finnish heavy metal band …

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  • 13Stamina — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Stam1na. Stamina Тип Клавиатурный тренажёр Разработчик …

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  • 14stamina — n. the stamina to + inf. (she lacked the stamina to finish the race) * * * [ stæmɪnə] the stamina to + inf. (she lacked the stamina to finish the race) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15Stamina — Stamen Sta men (st[=a] m[e^]n), n.; pl. E. {Stamens} ( m[e^]nz) (used only in the second sense); L. {Stamina} (st[a^]m [i^]*n[.a]) (in the first sense). [L. stamen the warp, a thread, fiber, akin to Gr. sth mwn the warp, fr. ista nai to stand,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16stamina — [17] Etymologically, stamina is the plural of stamen ‘male reproductive part of a flower’ [17]. The ultimate source of both is Latin stāmen ‘thread of woven cloth’, which went back to Indo European *stāmen , a derivative of the base *stā ‘stand’… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 17stamina — 1sta·mì·na s.f. TS tess. → stamigna {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XIV. ETIMO: da stamigna, v. anche étamine. 2stà·mi·na s.f. TS sport capacità di produrre uno sforzo intenso e prolungato {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XX. ETIMO: dall ingl. stamina …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 18stamina — stam|i|na [ˈstæmınə] n [U] [Date: 1700 1800; : Latin; Origin: , plural of stamen thread, thread of life ; STAMEN] physical or mental strength that lets you continue doing something for a long time without getting tired ▪ You need stamina to be a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19Stamina — Sta|mi|na [engl. staminə] die; <aus gleichbed. engl. stamina zu lat. stamen, Plur. stamina »von den Schicksalsgöttinnen gesponnene Fäden«> Durchhaltevermögen, Ausdauer …

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  • 20stamina — [[t]stæ̱mɪnə[/t]] N UNCOUNT Stamina is the physical or mental energy needed to do a tiring activity for a long time. You have to have a lot of stamina to be a top class dancer. Syn: resilience …

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