Share this entry

Share this page

sturdy

Synonyms of sturdy in English:

adjective

  • 1 a sturdy lad
    informal husky, beefy, meaty
    dated stalwart
    literary thewy
    [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
  • Definition of sturdy in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

    Word of the day jaunt
    Pronunciation: jônt
    noun
    a short excursion or journey for pleasure