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stalwart
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
a person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt);
or: having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships;
or: dependable;
or: used especially of persons
  • I reckon he was wondering which one Father had him pegged for, brute ox or stalwart heathen.
    Book 2 — Revelation (44% in)
  • I am a messenger of God's great good news for all mankind, and He has bestowed upon me a greater strength than the brute ox or the most stalwart among the heathen.
    Book 2 — Revelation (44% in)

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