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English adjective: staunch

1. staunch firm and dependable especially in loyalty


SamplesA steadfast ally.
A staunch defender of free speech.
Unswerving devotion.
Unswerving allegiance.


Synonymssteadfast, unswerving


Similarconstant


Antonymsinconstant


English verb: staunch

1. staunch (change) stop the flow of a liquid


SamplesStaunch the blood flow.
Stem the tide.


Synonymshalt, stanch, stem


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


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