a tower of strength Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “a tower of strength” in the English Dictionary

"a tower of strength" in British English

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a tower of strength

a ​person who gives you ​help and ​support when you are in a ​difficultsituation: Andrea was a tower of ​strength to me when I was ​ill.
(Definition of a tower of strength from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a tower of strength”
in Chinese (Simplified) (危难时的)可依靠的人,支柱…
in Turkish güç veren kişi, dayanak noktası kimse…
in Russian надежная опора…
in Chinese (Traditional) (危難時的)可依靠的人,支柱…
in Polish oparcie, opoka…
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