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stalwart

adjective (LOYAL)    /ˈstɔːl.wət/ US  /ˈstɑːl.wɚt/
loyal, especially for a long time; able to be trusted: She has been a stalwart supporter of the party for many years.Loyal, faithful and dependable stalwartly     /-li/ adverb Loyal, faithful and dependable
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