staunch: Associated Words
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  • erstwhile
    • adjective satellite belonging to some prior time
      old; quondam; onetime; sometime; one-time; former.
      • erstwhile friend
      • our former glory
      • the once capital of the state
      • her quondam lover
    • adverb at a previous time;
      erst; at one time; formerly; once.
      • at one time he loved her
      • her erstwhile writing
      • she was a dancer once

  • churchwoman
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • remained
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week
    • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
      continue; stay on; stay.
      • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
      • Stay with me, please
      • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
      • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

  • anticommunists
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • onetime
    • adjective satellite belonging to some prior time
      old; erstwhile; quondam; sometime; one-time; former.
      • erstwhile friend
      • our former glory
      • the once capital of the state
      • her quondam lover

  • upholder
    • noun someone who upholds or maintains
      maintainer; sustainer.
      • firm upholders of tradition
      • they are sustainers of the idea of democracy

  • equally
    • adverb to the same degree (often followed by `as')
      every bit; as.
      • they were equally beautiful
      • birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly
      • sang as sweetly as a nightingale
      • he is every bit as mean as she is
    • adverb in equal amounts or shares; in a balanced or impartial way
      evenly.
      • a class evenly divided between girls and boys
      • they split their winnings equally
      • deal equally with rich and poor

  • segregationist
    • noun someone who believes the races should be kept apart
      segregator.

  • remain
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week
    • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
      continue; stay on; stay.
      • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
      • Stay with me, please
      • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
      • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

  • supporter
    • noun a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
      champion; protagonist; admirer; friend; booster.
      • all their supporters came out for the game
      • they are friends of the library
    • noun someone who supports or champions something
      sponsor; patron.

  • became
    • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
      go; get.
      • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
      • It must be getting more serious
      • her face went red with anger
      • She went into ecstasy
      • Get going!
    • verb undergo a change or development
      turn.
      • The water turned into ice
      • Her former friend became her worst enemy
      • He turned traitor

  • anticommunist
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • operation
    • noun the state of being in effect or being operative
      • that rule is no longer in operation
    • noun a business especially one run on a large scale
      • a large-scale farming operation
      • a multinational operation
      • they paid taxes on every stage of the operation
      • they had to consolidate their operations

  • upholders
    • noun someone who upholds or maintains
      maintainer; sustainer.
      • firm upholders of tradition
      • they are sustainers of the idea of democracy

  • hitherto
    • adverb used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time
      til now; so far; up to now; heretofore; thus far; until now; as yet; yet.
      • So far he hasn't called
      • the sun isn't up yet

  • segregationists
    • noun someone who believes the races should be kept apart
      segregator.

  • ideologically
    • adverb with respect to ideology
      • ideologically, we do not see eye to eye

  • anticommunism
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • traditionally
    • adverb according to tradition; in a traditional manner
      • traditionally, we eat fried foods on Hanukah

  • prohibitionist
    • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
      dry.

  • encountered
    • noun a minor short-term fight
      skirmish; brush; clash.
    • noun a casual or unexpected convergence
      meeting.
      • he still remembers their meeting in Paris
      • there was a brief encounter in the hallway

  • teetotaller
    • noun a total abstainer
      teetotalist; teetotaler.

  • formerly
    • adverb at a previous time;
      erstwhile; erst; at one time; once.
      • at one time he loved her
      • her erstwhile writing
      • she was a dancer once

  • cameronian
    A follower of the Rev. Richard Cameron, a Scotch Covenanter of the time of Charies II.
    * Cameron and others refused to accept the "indulgence" offered the Presbyterian clergy, insisted on the Solemn league and Covenant, and in 1680 declared Charles II deposed for tyranny, breach of faith, etc. Cameron was killed at the battle of Airdmoss, but his followers became a denomination (afterwards called Reformed Presbyterians) who refused to recognize laws or institutions which they believed contrary to the kingdom of Christ, but who now avail themselves of political rights.

  • supposedly
    • adverb believed or reputed to be the case
      purportedly.

  • churchgoer
    • noun a religious person who goes to church regularly
      church member.

  • become
    • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
      go; get.
      • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
      • It must be getting more serious
      • her face went red with anger
      • She went into ecstasy
      • Get going!
    • verb undergo a change or development
      turn.
      • The water turned into ice
      • Her former friend became her worst enemy
      • He turned traitor

  • orangeman
    One of a secret society, organized in the north of Ireland in 1795, the professed objects of which are the defense of the regning sovereign of Great Britain, the support of the Protestant religion, the maintenance of the laws of the kingdom, etc.; -- so called in honor of William, Prince of Orange, who became William III. of England.
  • remaining
    • adjective satellite not used up
      left over; unexpended; leftover; odd; left.
      • leftover meatloaf
      • she had a little money left over so she went to a movie
      • some odd dollars left
      • saved the remaining sandwiches for supper
      • unexpended provisions
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      remain; rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week

  • defender
    • noun a person who cares for persons or property
      protector; shielder; guardian.
    • noun a fighter who holds out against attack
      withstander.

  • even
    • noun the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
      eventide; evening; eve.
      • he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
    • verb make level or straight
      even out; level; flush.
      • level the ground

  • anglophile
    • noun an admirer of England and things English
      anglophil.

  • brig
    • noun two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on both masts
    • noun a penal institution (especially on board a ship)

  • monarchist
    • noun an advocate of the principles of monarchy
      royalist.

  • proved
    • adjective established beyond doubt
      proven.
      • a proven liar
      • a Soviet leader of proven shrewdness
    • verb be shown or be found to be
      turn up; turn out; prove.
      • She proved to be right
      • The medicine turned out to save her life
      • She turned up HIV positive

  • proponent
    • noun a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
      advocator; advocate; exponent.

  • few
    • noun a small elite group
      • it was designed for the discriminating few
    • adjective a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `a'; a small but indefinite number
      • a few weeks ago
      • a few more wagons than usual
      • an invalid's pleasures are few and far between
      • few roses were still blooming
      • few women have led troops in battle

  • covenanter
    One who makes a covenant.
  • very
    • adjective satellite precisely as stated
      • the very center of town
    • adjective satellite being the exact same one; not any other:
      identical; selfsame.
      • this is the identical room we stayed in before
      • the themes of his stories are one and the same
      • saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers
      • on this very spot
      • the very thing he said yesterday
      • the very man I want to see

  • disbeliever
    • noun someone who refuses to believe (as in a divinity)
      nonbeliever; unbeliever.

  • faced
    • adjective having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number; often used in combination
      • a neatly faced terrace
    • verb deal with (something unpleasant) head on
      confront; face up; face.
      • You must confront your problems
      • He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes

  • royalist
    • noun an advocate of the principles of monarchy
      monarchist.
    • noun a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
      Cavalier.

  • seemingly
    • adverb from appearances alone
      ostensibly; on the face of it; apparently.
      • irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land
      • the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned
      • had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy
      • on the face of it the problem seems minor

  • unionist
    • noun a worker who belongs to a trade union
      union member; trade unionist.

  • another
    • adjective satellite any of various alternatives; some other
      some other.
      • put it off to another (or some other) day

  • backer
    • noun invests in a theatrical production
      angel.

  • stood
    • noun a support or foundation
      pedestal; base.
      • the base of the lamp
    • noun the position where a thing or person stands

  • confucianist
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word. More None Meaning
  • many
    • adjective a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `as' or `too' or `so' or `that'; amounting to a large but indefinite number
      • many temptations
      • the temptations are many
      • a good many
      • a great many
      • many directions
      • take as many apples as you like
      • too many clouds to see
      • never saw so many people

  • individualists
    • noun a person who pursues independent thought or action
    • adjective satellite marked by or expressing individuality
      individualistic.
      • an individualistic way of dressing

  • both
    • adjective satellite (used with count nouns) two considered together; the two
      • both girls are pretty

  • loyalist
    • noun a person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt)
      stalwart.

  • whose
    The possessive case of who or which. See Who, and Which.
    Whose daughter art thou? tell me, I pray thee. Gen. xxiv. 23.
    The question whose solution I require. Dryden.

  • adherent
    • noun someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another
      disciple.
    • adjective satellite sticking fast

  • such
    • adjective satellite of so extreme a degree or extent
      • such weeping
      • so much weeping
      • such a help
      • such grief
      • never dreamed of such beauty
    • adverb to so extreme a degree
      • he is such a baby
      • Such rich people!

  • traditionalist
    • noun one who adheres to traditional views
      diehard.
    • adjective satellite stubbornly conservative and narrow-minded
      hidebound.

  • pretty
    • adjective satellite pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing
      • pretty girl
      • pretty song
      • pretty room
    • adjective satellite (used ironically) unexpectedly bad
      • a pretty mess
      • a pretty kettle of fish

  • devotee
    • noun an ardent follower and admirer
      lover; fan; buff.

  • previously
    • adverb at an earlier time or formerly
      antecedently.
      • she had previously lived in Chicago
      • he was previously president of a bank
      • better than anything previously proposed
      • a previously unquestioned attitude
      • antecedently arranged

  • defenders
    • noun a person who cares for persons or property
      protector; shielder; guardian.
    • noun a fighter who holds out against attack
      withstander.



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Collocation words for "staunch" are words related to "staunch" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "staunch" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "staunch" or by the count of syllables each word has.