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loyal

adjective uk   /ˈlɔɪ.əl/ us  
B2 firm and not changing in your friendship with or support for a person or an organization, or in your belief in your principles: Jack has been a loyal worker in this company for almost 50 years. When all her other friends deserted her, Steve remained loyal. She's very loyal to her friends.
Opposite
loyally
adverb uk   /-ə.li/ us  
(Definition of loyal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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