stamina

If you can run for a really long time, or carry a heavy box a really long way, you have stamina. Stamina is staying power or enduring strength.

Stamina is not always related to physical strength and endurance. Solving a difficult puzzle or a complex problem requires your brain to work long and hard, something called mental stamina. If you have had a really tough year, but are doing generally fine, someone might say you have emotional stamina. It can also mean "perseverance." Do you have the stamina to learn this word?

Definitions of stamina
  1. noun
    enduring strength and energy
    synonyms: staying power, toughness
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    types:
    legs
    staying power
    type of:
    endurance
    the power to withstand hardship or stress
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