adjective, staunch·er, staunch·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM staunchstaunchly, adverbstaunchness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for staunch
Companies might have to document whether or not an acquisition would staunch competition in a nascent market.The Facebook and Google antitrust suits are a warning shot for all corporate giants—not just Big Tech|matthewheimer|December 10, 2020|Fortune
Durbin and Whitehouse are staunch liberals with similar voting records, but Whitehouse has crafted a more fiery partisan demeanor as opposed to the modest Midwestern image Durbin has honed.Sen. Durbin willing to give up subcommittee post as peace offering amid Democrats’ post-election infighting|Paul Kane, Seung Min Kim|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
It may not be a September to remember, but markets attempted to staunch the bleeding Monday, as the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all posted strong gains to start the week.Dow jumps 400 points to start the week, with banks and energy stocks leading the way|Lee Clifford|September 28, 2020|Fortune
Once in a while, as you pointed out correctly, we would elect a Republican, but it wasn’t like they were some staunch right-winger.Full Transcript: Sean Spicer on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 26, 2020|Ozy
One of them held the staunch belief that podcasting works for media brands only.Podcasts and internet marketing: Are you missing the boat?|Nasirabadi Reza|July 30, 2020|Search Engine Watch
And perhaps most enticingly, at least to employees I spoke with, the network would be staunchly nonpartisan.
He asked to borrow one of their uniforms, and when they staunchly refused, Singh realized that he had run out of all options.As 30-Year Anniversary of Mass Killings in India Arrives, Sikhs Find Safety in USA|Simran Jeet Singh|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was staunchly against forming any sort of emotional bonds at work.
Strangely for the staunchly Democratic city, there may be a competitive general election in November.20 Years After Marion Barry, D.C. Voters Boot a Scandal-Tainted Mayor|Ben Jacobs|April 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By the time Brady arrived, the city was a veritable Tetris game of villas fit into a grid of staunchly protected private estates.
It will take more than knocks and a scream to scare us away, Virginia declared staunchly.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
Confronted with the evidence, he staunchly denied having used the boat the previous night.The Missing Formula|Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt
Staunchly the citizens helped the handful of soldiers to hold it.Strange Stories of the Great Valley|Abbie Johnston Grosvenor
"It means you'll be our Senator next year," the lad said staunchly, holding out his hand.Port O' Gold|Louis John Stellman
Pray mind what is said about making your youngster point the dead bird staunchly, the moment you perceive that he first scents it.Dog Breaking|William Nelson Hutchinson