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Synonyms for sturdy
ˈstɜr distur·dy

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sturdy

    well-set, thickset, strong, stout, stubborn, firm, resolute, forcible, hardy, robust

    lank, weak, ill-set, lean, fragile, weakly

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hardy, stalwart, stout, sturdyadjective

    having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships

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

    stouthearted, stout, hardy, portly, dauntless, inflexible, stalwart, tough, uncompromising, brave, unfearing, fearless, intrepid, audacious

    frail, delicate

  2. uncompromising, sturdy, inflexibleadjective

    not making concessions

    "took an uncompromising stance in the peace talks"; "uncompromising honesty"

    stout, hardy, unbending, stalwart, tough, uncompromising, inflexible, rigid

    delicate, frail

  3. sturdy, toughadjective

    substantially made or constructed

    "sturdy steel shelves"; "sturdy canvas"; "a tough all-weather fabric"; "some plastics are as tough as metal"

    knotty, problematic, ruffianly, bad, rugged, toughened, tough, baffling, stout, elusive, hard, inflexible, stalwart, uncompromising, hardy, problematical

    frail, delicate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sturdyadjective

    bold (from coarseness or rudeness), obstinate, dogged, stubborn, pertinacious, firm, stiff

  2. sturdyadjective

    strong, lusty, robust, stout, stalwart, athletic, brawny, muscular

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sturdyadjective

    obstinate, stubborn, pertinacious, strong, hardy, robust

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sturdy":

    robust, resilient, resistant, rustic, rugged, solid, resistive

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How to use sturdy in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Raisman:

    I guess they’re comfortable, they look pretty sturdy, and they make you look two inches taller.

  2. Richard Neal:

    The one thing that is sure right now is this USMCA is far better than what we have on all fronts, so if the argument becomes the status quo vs. the new or renewed USMCA, I think that we can make a pretty sturdy argument in support of what we've done. We've improved this package.

  3. Sir Winston Churchill:

    Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.

  4. The NWS:

    Even sturdy and well secured tent structures could be damaged.

  5. The USGS:

    You are safer practicing the drop, cover and hold on maneuver under a sturdy piece of furniture like a strong desk or table.

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