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English definition of “stand fast/firm”

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stand fast/firm

to be determined: Stand firm on your decision and you're more likely to get the result you want.
Translations of “stand fast/firm”
in Chinese (Traditional) 下定決心…
in Chinese (Simplified) 下定决心…
(Definition of stand fast/firm from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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