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English definition of “staunch”


adjective [-er/-est only] (LOYAL)   /stɔntʃ, stɑntʃ/
strongly loyal to a person , organization , or set of beliefs or opinions : a staunch defender of free speech staunchly    /ˈstɔntʃ·li, ˈstɑntʃ-/ adverb She staunchly supports the party’s candidates .
(Definition of staunch adjective (LOYAL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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