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sturdy

sturdy as in 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"

Synonyms

  • hardyUnited States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957) ; English novelist and poet (1840-1928) ; having rugged physical strength; able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions; invulnerable to fear or intimidation
  • stalwarta person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt) ; having rugged physical strength; dependable; used especially of persons
  • stouta strong very dark heavy-bodied ale made from pale malt and roasted unmalted barley and (often) caramel malt with hops ; a garment size for a large or heavy person ; dependable; euphemisms for `fat'; having rugged physical strength
sturdy as in not making concessions
  • "took an uncompromising stance in the peace talks"
  • "uncompromising honesty"

Synonyms

  • uncompromisingnot making concessions
  • inflexibleincapable of change; not making concessions; resistant to being bent; incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances
sturdy as in substantially made or constructed
  • "sturdy steel shelves"
  • "sturdy canvas"
  • "a tough all-weather fabric"
  • "some plastics are as tough as metal"

Synonyms

  • toughsomeone who learned to fight in the streets rather than being formally trained in the sport of boxing ; an aggressive and violent young criminal ; a cruel and brutal fellow ; not given to gentleness or sentimentality; very difficult; physically toughened; substantially made or constructed; violent and lawless; feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad'); resistant to cutting or chewing ; unfortunate or hard to bear; making great mental demands