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Synonyms of sturdy in English:


  • 1 a sturdy lad
    informalhusky, beefy, meaty
    [Antonyms] puny, frail
  • 2 sturdy boots
    robust, strong, strongly made, well built, solid, stout, tough, resilient, durable, long-lasting, hardwearing
    [Antonyms] weak, flimsy
  • 3 sturdy resistance
    vigorous, strong, stalwart, firm, determined, resolute, staunch, steadfast
    [Antonyms] weak
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