stalwart Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"stalwart" in British English

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stalwartadjective

uk   /ˈstɔːl.wət/  us   /ˈstɑːl.wɚt/

stalwart adjective (LOYAL)

loyal, ​especially for a ​longtime; ​able to be ​trusted: She has been a stalwart ​supporter of the ​party for many ​years.

stalwart adjective (STRONG)

formal (​especially of a ​person) ​physicallystrong
stalwartly
adverb uk   us   /-li/

stalwartnoun [C]

uk   /ˈstɔːl.wət/  us   /ˈstɑːl.wɚt/
a ​person who has been ​loyal for a ​longtime: Let me ​introduceBob, one of the club's stalwarts.
(Definition of stalwart from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stalwart" in American English

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stalwartadjective

 us   /ˈstɔl·wərt/
very ​loyal to someone or something: She has always been a stalwart ​supporter of the ​arts.
(Definition of stalwart from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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