adjective, staunch·er, staunch·est.
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Origin of staunch2
OTHER WORDS FROM staunchstaunch·ly, adverbstaunch·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for stauncher
But the fiercer the attacks upon them the stauncher they stood and the more eloquent and powerful they became.Labor and Freedom|Eugene V. Debs
I must say for them that they are stauncher than ever in their devotion to the republican ideals of our own country.A Year in Europe|Walter W. Moore
But he—he was stauncher; he was most to be trusted when the game seemed all but lost.The Kingdom Round the Corner|Coningsby Dawson
No man has more bitter enemies or stauncher friends than he.Three Years in Europe|William Wells Brown
It was a stauncher craft than the three churns had anticipated, though Frank had good reason to know the value of the rude canoe.Frank Roscoe's Secret|Allen Chapman