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staunch
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
firm and dependable especially in loyalty
  • I'd rather sit with Hindley, and hear his awful talk, than with "t' little maister" and his staunch supporter, that odious old man!
    Chapter 17 (25% in)
  • I refused staunchly.
    Chapter 19 (20% in)

There are no more uses of "staunch" in Wuthering Heights.

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