Synonyms for stalwart

Synonyms for (noun) stalwart

Synonyms: stalwart, loyalist

Definition: a person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt)

Similar words: supporter, friend, admirer, protagonist, booster, champion

Definition: a person who backs a politician or a team etc.

Usage: all their supporters came out for the game; they are friends of the library

Synonyms for (adjective) stalwart

Synonyms: stouthearted, stalwart

Definition: used especially of persons

Usage: a stalwart knight; a stouthearted fellow who had an active career in the army

Similar words: courageous, brave

Definition: possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching

Usage: Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring- Herman Melville; a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain- William Wordsworth; set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory


Synonyms: stalwart, stout

Definition: dependable

Usage: the stalwart citizens at Lexington; a stalwart supporter of the UN; stout hearts

Similar words: resolute

Definition: firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination

Usage: stood resolute against the enemy; faced with a resolute opposition; a resolute and unshakeable faith


Synonyms: hardy, stalwart, stout, sturdy

Definition: having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships

Usage: hardy explorers of northern Canada; proud of her tall stalwart son; stout seamen; sturdy young athletes

Similar words: robust

Definition: sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction

Usage: a robust body; a robust perennial