Staunch Staunch (st[aum]nch), Staunchly Staunch"ly, Staunchness Staunch"ness, etc. See {Stanch}, {Stanchly}, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • staunchness — staunch·ness …   English syllables

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  • loyalty — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. allegiance, faithfulness, fidelity, devotion, constancy, fealty, homage, trustworthiness, integrity, attachment, trueness, sincerity, steadfastness, adherence, staunchness, stalwartness, Dependability, devotedness, support …   English dictionary for students

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