Staunchly means strongly. People who are staunchly opposed to something usually have very strong feelings about it.

  • The politician is staunchly opposed to the new law.

  • The scientist is staunchly opposed to the theory that the Earth is round.

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Example Sentences for staunchly

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    He is a staunch supporter of the Palestinians.

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    Alexander staunches the wound with his diadem.

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    Both were staunch friends of the arts.

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    I am a staunch supporter of Taiwan.

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    Enlist the help of a staunch Defender of the Cruft.

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    Leibowitz was a staunch believer in the separation of state and religion.

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    He was a staunch defender of the independence of the European Commission.

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    Donohue is a staunch defender of Mel Gibson's movie.

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    My father was a staunch believer in democracy and the rights of the people.

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    Political power was held by the staunch puritanical fellow believers.