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English definition of “loyal”

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
Loyal, faithful and dependable
loyally
adverb uk   /-ə.li/ us  
Loyal, faithful and dependable
(Definition of loyal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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