Stanchness Stanch"ness, n. The quality or state of being stanch. [1913 Webster]

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  • stanchness — index adhesion (loyalty), fidelity, loyalty Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • stanchness — stanch·ness …   English syllables

  • stanchness — noun see staunchness * * * sta(u)nchˈness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑staunch …   Useful english dictionary

  • stanch — stanch1 stanchable, adj. stancher, n. /stawnch, stanch, stahnch/, v.t. 1. to stop the flow of (a liquid, esp. blood). 2. to stop the flow of blood or other liquid from (a wound, leak, etc.). 3. Archaic. to check, allay, or extinguish. v.i …   Universalium

  • devotion — I noun addiction, adhesion, admiration, affection, affinity, allegiance, application, ardor, attachment, concentration, constancy, dedication, deference, determination, devoutness, diligence, discipline, earnestness, enchantment, engagement,… …   Law dictionary

  • fidelity — fi·del·i·ty /fə de lə tē, fī / n: the quality or state of being faithful or loyal; esp: loyalty to one s spouse in refraining from adultery and sometimes in submitting to a spouse s reasonable sexual desires Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law.… …   Law dictionary

  • firmness — I noun adherence, assurance, backbone, callosity, certainty, compactness, confidence, constancy, courage, determination, durability, endurance, fixedness, force, fortitude, hardness, high morale, immutability, inexorability, inflexibility,… …   Law dictionary

  • loyalty — I noun adherence, adherency, allegiance, attachment, bond, compliance, constancy, dedication, dependability, devotedness, devotion, duty, faithfulness, fealty, fidelitas, fidelity, fides, good faith, group feeling, incorruptibility, obedience,… …   Law dictionary

  • bravery — n 1. courage, valor, valorousness, valiancy, valiance, heroism, prowess, stout heartedness, lionheartedness or lion heartedness, ironheartedness or iron heartedness, great heartedness or greatheartedness, high heartedness; virility, manliness,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • courage — n 1. bravery, valor, valorousness, valiancy, valiance, heroism, prowess, stout heartedness, lionheartedness, iron heartedness, great heartedness, high heartedness; virility, manliness, manfulness, manhood, gallantry, chivalry, chivalrousness;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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