adjective, stur·di·er, stur·di·est.
SYNONYMS FOR sturdy
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Origin of sturdy1
OTHER WORDS FROM sturdystur·di·ly, adverbstur·di·ness, nounun·stur·di·ly, adverbun·stur·di·ness, noun
Definition for sturdy (2 of 2)
noun Veterinary Pathology.
Origin of sturdy2
OTHER WORDS FROM sturdysturdied, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for sturdy
The virgin-wool upper on the Giesswein Vent provides plenty of warmth, while the rubber sole makes it sturdy enough for brief trips to the mailbox.
These little guys are sturdy with a non-slip mouth that will latch onto your treats until you get hungry again.
The easy-to-use but sturdy bindings stay put across long distances, but if you’re not a fan, simply use a drill and some basic hardware to mount the LTs to your favorite trail runners.
Those features could inspire new, sturdier designs for things such as body armor, buildings, bridges and vehicles.The diabolical ironclad beetle can survive getting run over by a car. Here’s how|Maria Temming|October 21, 2020|Science News
All sea urchins demand respect during harvesting, and it’s wise to wear sturdy gloves.14 wild edibles you can pull right out of the ocean|By Bob McNally/Field & Stream|October 19, 2020|Popular Science