adjective, staunch·er, staunch·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM staunchstaunchly, adverbstaunchness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for staunch
Greste has also taken a stand in prison as a staunch critic of what has transpired.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Turkey has been a candidate to the European Union since 1999 and a staunch NATO partner since 1952.Allah, Mom, and Baklava: Turkish President Uses Mothers and Kids as Political Pawns|Xanthe Ackerman|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It seemed that I, a staunch feminist, had found myself in the epicenter of macho culture.The Moms of Monster Jam Drive Trucks, Buck Macho Culture|Eliza Krigman|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two years ago, lawmakers in this staunch pro-labor stronghold passed anti-union right-to-work laws.
He delivered a staunch anti-drug speech to a crowd of 1,100 students.The Secrets of ‘Pulp Fiction’: 20 Things You Didn’t Know About the Movie on Its 20th Anniversary|Marlow Stern|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is a further refinement when the staunch little lover of liberty sets about "easing" the pressure of commands.Children's Ways|James Sully
Until his death, not long ago, we often corresponded on railway and other matters, and he was always my staunch friend.
They then became as staunch in the principles of the Reformation as they had previously been firm in papal policy.The Childhood of Distinguished Women|Selina A. Bower
They had both admired each other intensely from their first meeting, and had become very good and staunch friends.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Much of this was owing to the staunch loyalty of the men of Westerly, where its good effects were immediately felt.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene